I’ve assembled a list of sites to help prepare students for testing. Many of the resources listed also explain what standards-based assessments are like.
Assessment Resources from NEGYSTC
Sample test questions
Glossary of Useful Assessment Terms
A Guide to Standards-based Assessment
A printable from the NCLB period, but well worth reading
National Center on Student Progress Monitoring (NCSPM) Web Resources
Locate articles and PowerPoint presentations on student progress monitoring, curriculum-based measurement, applying decision making to IEPs and other researched-based topics.
OSEP (U.S. Office of Special Education Programs) Ideas That Work
Government site includes assessment for students with disabilities.
Special Education -- Grade K-12 Resources
Excellent site with a huge array of ideas, including standards-based assessment
An overview of various assessments, including standards-based assessments -- this must-read site lists both pros and cons of each type of assessment.
Standards-based Classroom Assessment
Check out this Q and A.
A guide to creating a lesson