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Especially for Educators

Before the Test

 

Supervisor Manual for the 2017-18 PSAT 8/9

Detailed procedures to follow before, during, and after the PSAT 8/9 administration. Includes security requirements, testing room procedures, test scripts, and instructions for returning materials.

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4.33 MB

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PSAT 8/9 Supervisor Manual for MP3 Audio and ATC Formats

Information for SSD coordinators, including instructions on testing with MP3 and ATC formats, testing procedures, and test administration scripts.

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1.78 MB

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Educator Guide to the PSAT-Related Assessments

Everything counselors and teachers need to prepare students and get the most from test results. Includes quick facts and handouts.

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2.21 MB

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Prepare for the 2017-18 PSAT 8/9

A presentation educators can use to explain the PSAT 8/9 to parents and students. Includes information on what skills are tested, how to prepare, and more.

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13.2 MB

Scores

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PSAT 8/9: Understanding Scores 2017-18

Use this guide to interpret PSAT 8/9 score reports. Includes percentile tables, an answer key, and score conversions.

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750 KB

 

Using Your PSAT 8/9 Scores to Prepare for College

Use this presentation to show students how to access PSAT 8/9 scores online, understand score reports, and more.

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7.91 MB

 

College and Career Readiness Benchmarks for the SAT Suite of Assessments

Learn how to use benchmarks, test scores, and subscores to support student success.

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281 KB

Fact Sheets

 

PSAT 8/9 Assessment Flyer for Educators

Use this flyer to learn how the PSAT 8/9 can help students get ready for college.

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587 KB

Share with Students and Families

Before the Test

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PSAT 8/9 Student Guide, 2017-18

Students can learn more about the PSAT 8/9 with the student guide. Sample test questions and test-taking tips are included.

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1.38 MB

Scores

 

Sample PSAT 8/9 Score Report

Explains the sections of the paper student score report.

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511 KB

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Understanding 2017-18 PSAT 8/9 Results: A Parent Tutorial

A guide to help students and their parents interpret results from the PSAT 8/9.

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656 KB

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Understanding 2017-18 PSAT 8/9 Results: A Parent Tutorial (Spanish)

A guide in Spanish to help students and their parents understand results from the PSAT 8/9.

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312 KB

Flyers

 

Establish a College Readiness Baseline

Flyer introducing students to the PSAT 8/9.

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80 KB