Archived Announcements

All Archived Announcements

  • iOS 14 and Chrome 86 are now supported for Florida Statewide Assessments. The Supported Systems & Requirements page has been updated.

    Added November 4, 2020
  • Supporting Florida’s Schools and Districts

    This portal provides pre-tests in Fall 2020 to help teachers know where the students are.

    Added September 17, 2020
  • 2020 Assessment and Accountability Meeting presentations and session recordings are available under Testing Resources.

    Added September 15, 2020
  • The Florida Statewide Assessments Secure Browsers for the upcoming 2020–2021 school year are now available for download on the Secure Browsers page. In addition, the Supported Systems & Requirements page has been updated with the supported technology, operating systems, and browsers for the 2020-2021 school year.

    Added September 1, 2020
  • iOS/iPadOS 13.4 and 13.5 are now supported for Florida Statewide Assessment testing.  The Supported Systems & Requirements page has been updated.

    Added July 10, 2020
  • Chrome OS 81 and 83 are now supported for Florida Statewide Assessment testing. Chrome OS 82 was not released by Google. The Supported Systems & Requirements page reflects these updates.

    Added June 26, 2020
  • Technology Coordinators: Make sure to review updated documents on the Technology Resources page for instructions about whitelisting new Cambium URLs and setting a default voice pack for students testing with text-to-speech.

    Added May 29, 2020
  • The Technology Setup for Online Testing and the Configuration documents for each OS have been updated for Summer 2020. 

    Added May 18, 2020
  • Windows version 1909 and iOS/iPadOS 13.3 are now supported for FSA testing. See the Supported Systems & Requirements page for more information.

    Added February 13, 2020
  • The Technology Setup for Online Testing document was updated to include information regarding virtual machines. 

    Added January 24, 2020
  • The Configurations, Troubleshooting, and Secure Browser Installation for OS X/macOS and iOS/iPadOS document was updated to include an additional configuration for iPadOS, a note regarding backing up device settings, and new information regarding the Secure Profile.

    Added January 14, 2020
  • macOS 10.15, iOS/iPadOS 13.2, and Chrome OS 79 are now supported for FSA testing. See the Supported Systems & Requirements page for more information.

    Added January 14, 2020
  • The Technology Setup for Online Testing document was updated to include additional instructions for whitelisting URLs. The Technology Coordinator Checklists in each of the Configurations, Troubleshooting, and Secure Browser Installation documents were also updated with this information. 

    Added January 14, 2020
  • Chrome OS versions 77 & 78 are now available for FSA testing. Please see the Supported Systems & Requirements page for more information.

    Added November 13, 2019
  • Chrome web browser updates are now automatically compatible with FSA systems. Chrome web browser versions 75 and above are currently supported, as indicated on the Supported Systems & Requirements table.

    Added November 13, 2019
  • The Configurations, Troubleshooting, and Secure Browser Installation for Mac and iOS document was updated to include an additional configuration needed to disable keyboard shortcuts for screenshots.

    Added October 16, 2019
  • The Technology Setup for Online Testing was updated to correct the domain names for OCSP.

    Added October 2, 2019
  • Chrome 76 and Windows Version 1903 are now supported for FSA testing. See the Supported Systems & Requirements page for more information. The Configurations, Troubleshooting, and Secure Browser Installation for Chrome OS document was updated to reflect the new version.

    Added October 2, 2019
  • The FSA Secure Browsers for the upcoming 2019–2020 school year are now available for download on the Secure Browsers page. A new page titled Supported Systems & Requirements lists the supported technology, operating systems, and browsers for the FSAs. The technology guides have been reformatted and updated for the 2019–2020 school year and are posted to the left on this page.

    Added August 7, 2019