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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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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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1.42 MB

Scores

 

PSAT 8/9: Understanding Scores Fall 2016 (Updated with Answer Key)

Use this guide to interpret fall PSAT 8/9 score reports. Includes percentile tables, means, and scoring details. 

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PSAT 8/9: Understanding Scores Spring 2017

Use this guide to interpret spring PSAT 8/9 score reports. Includes percentile tables, means, and scoring details. 

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1.2 MB

 

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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221 KB

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Understanding Fall 2016 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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687 KB

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Understanding Fall 2016 PSAT 8/9 Results: A Parent Tutorial (Spanish)

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

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672 KB

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Understanding Spring 2017 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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682 KB

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

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

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692 KB

Flyers

 

Establish a College Readiness Baseline

Flyer introducing students to the PSAT 8/9.

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80 KB

 

PSAT 8/9 Test Regulations Flyer for Students

Provides details to students before taking the PSAT 8/9, including information about the certification statement, how scores will be used, test day rules, and reasons for score cancellation.

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57 KB