Vendor Scoring

  • EdVistas

    This service provided by Nassau BOCES is for vendor scoring of the constructed response items of the 3-8 ELA, 3–8 Math, Science 4 & 8, and NYSESLAT examinations by EdVistas. EdVistas transports completed exam booklets and answer sheets from participating school  districts to their scoring facility in Albany where the constructed responses are scored by NYS certified and highly qualified teachers. Upon completion of scoring of the constructed response items, the test booklets and answer sheets are returned to the school district.

    This service is available for both Paper Based Testing (PBT) and Computer Based Testing (CBT). All CBT scoring is completed in the ScorePoint platform instead of the process described above.

    OSC World

    This service provided by Nassau BOCES is for vendor scoring of the constructed response items of the 3-8 ELA, 3-8 Math, Science 4 & 8, NYSESLAT, and Regents examinations by OSC World. Schools who opt for this service deliver their completed exam booklets to the OSC World facility in Lynbrook, NY where the exams are scanned such that OSC World scorers can view the images of the student responses online. After scoring of constructed response items is completed by NYS certified and highly qualified teachers, the vendor provides Nassau BOCES with an electronic file that includes the constructed response data for scoring and processing. This data is merged with the data for multiple choice responses to generate the final assessment scores.

    This service is available for both Paper Based Testing (PBT) and Computer Based Testing (CBT). All CBT scoring is completed in the ScorePoint platform instead of the process described above.

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