Below are resources you can use as your student prepares to take the IABs. Feel free to contact your child’s school if you have any questions before or during testing.
Step by Step Guide for Students (How to Log into IABs):
English Instructions: click here to learn more.
Spanish Instructions: click here to learn more.
How to Take A Remote Assessment: click here to learn more.
How Students and Parents can Access their SSID in AERIES Parent Portal: click here to learn more.
You are an important part of your child’s education. To help your child get ready for the test, you can:
- Talk about the test with your child. Make sure they are not scared or anxious.
- Tell your child that you and their teacher have high expectations and are both there to help, every step of the way.
- Make sure your child gets a good night’s sleep and a nutritious breakfast before testing.
- Look at sample test questions and take a practice test with your child. Click here for the “The Practice and Training Tests.”
To learn more about the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments, CAST, or CAA: click here to visit the California Department of Education Parent Guides to Understanding.
California Department of Education (CDE) Parent Resources Website, click here to learn more.