Primary and Junior Assessments: Top Questions for Administrators, Before, During and After the Administration
Check out these examples of student assessment booklets and scoring guides to see what’s on the assessment and how it is scored.
This guide provides direction and information to principals and teachers administering the assessment, and will help ensure province-wide consistency before, during and after the administration.
These videos highlight key changes to the 2017-2018 Administration and Accommodations sections of the Assessment of Reading, Writing and Mathematics for the Primary and Junior Divisions.
EQAO assessments reflect the curriculum, including its expectations that encourage the use of manipulatives. There may therefore be questions on the assessments that require specific mathematics manipulatives.
This document outlines EQAO’s policies and procedures related to the Assessments.
EQAO's Assessments of Reading, Writing and Mathematics, Primary Division (Grades 1–3) and Junior Division (Grades 4–6) are solidly grounded in The Ontario Curriculum. This document demonstrates the links or connections that exist between the assessments and various grades and subjects in the primary and junior divisions.
Did you know that the creation and administration of an assessment involves a three-year process from start to finish? This video explains the key steps that EQAO takes to ensure that its tests are of such high quality.
This video describes how Ontario’s province-wide assessments are linked to The Ontario Curriculum and how the results are used to help improve learning for all students.
The Frameworks provide a detailed description of the EQAO assessments which are conducted each year in Ontario.
It’s important for parents to understand their school’s EQAO results, in addition to their child’s individual results.
This resource was developed to assist teachers in identifying their students’ strengths and areas that need improvement and in observing trends related to thinking and learning skills in each subject.
These reports outline the technical features and professional expertise that were used to ensure the accuracy, validity and psychometric integrity of the EQAO assessments.