Tuesday, April 26, 2016

ACT WorkKeys Online Testing Webinars for May and June






 
 

   



To: ACT WorkKeys Test Coordinators

Subject: ACT WorkKeys: Test Administration Training for Online Testing Webinar 

This ACT WorkKeys® Notice contains the following information about upcoming sessions of the
ACT WorkKeys Test Administration Training for Online Testing Webinar:

·         who should attend the webinar
·         the webinar delivery schedule
·         how to register for the webinar
·         topics covered in the webinar
·         Career Curriculum courses

Who Should AttendThis free 60 minute webinar is for new test coordinators and proctors administering the online version of ACT WorkKeys. We also welcome anyone who would like a refresher on ACT WorkKeys online testing.
  Webinar Delivery Schedule

In May and June, this webinar will be presented on the following dates and times:

·         Thursday, May 5, at 3:00 p.m.
·         Monday, May 16, at 1:30 p.m.
·         Thursday, June 2, at 2:00 p.m.
·         Friday, June 10, at 10:00 a.m.
·         Thursday, June 23, at 2:00 p.m.
 
Please be advised that all webinars are listed in central time. We’ll give you an opportunity to have the schedule displayed in your own time zone during registration.

How to Register for the Webinar
To register for the webinar, take the following steps:           
 Note: We recommend that you bookmark the new website.
2.     Scroll down to the Open Enrollment Webinars section, which lists several webinars in a separate scrollable window.

3.     Scroll in this window to locate the specific webinar title: ACT WorkKeys Test Administration Training for Online Testing Webinar.
4.     Select the REGISTER button under the title of the webinar. The registration site will appear.
5.     Set the appropriate time zone.
                        a.     If you are in the central time zone, proceed to step 6.
b.    If you are not in the central time zone, select:
                                                     i.    the “Change time zone” link on the right side of the page
                                                     ii.    your time zone from the drop-down menu
                               iii.    the Set Time Zone button
             6.     From the drop-down menu, select your preferred date and time.
             7.     Fill in the personal information fields.
             8.     Select the REGISTER button. You’ll receive a confirmation email.

Topics Covered in the Webinar
Since this webinar is intended for new test coordinators and proctors, it will cover the following topics:

·         introduction to high-stakes testing
·         registering an examinee
·         authorizing an assessment
·         launching a new assessment
·         launching an interrupted assessment
·         generating an instant score report

Career Curriculum Courses
There are additional webinars provided by ACT that help individuals assess and improve their workplace skills. These free courses in the Career Curriculum are for:

·         Career Ready 101
·         KeyTrain
·         Soft Skills Suite of WorkKeys tests
                        
Note: We recommend that you also bookmark this new site.

QuestionsYou can email training webinar questions to learning@act.org or call 888.826.1956. For ACT WorkKeys questions unrelated to training, please contact ACT WorkKeys Customer Service at 800.967.5539 or workkeys@act.org.  
Thank you,

ACT WorkKeys Team


© 2016 by ACT, Inc. All rights reserved
500 ACT Dr. Iowa City, Iowa

 

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Save the Date . . . October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25
The OKCRC Annual Conference
Francis Tuttle Reno Campus, 7301 W. Reno Avenue, Oklahoma City 
Details will post when available

Monday, April 18, 2016

Certificate Time . . . End of School Year

It's that time . . . end of school year is quickly approaching.

Please log into the OKCRC Statewide Database and confirm all WorkKeys score results have been uploaded for certificates to issue.

If you have been waiting on a certificate that has not issued, now is the time to inquire.  Don't delay . . . take action today.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

2015 OKCRC Annual Conference Presentations

2015 OKCRC Annual Conference Presentations are online at https://goo.gl/8IrthO

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Give WorkKeys Stickers to Local Employers

Stickers, stickers and more WorkKeys stickers--can you find some in your community?  If you want some stickers to give to local employers, contact OKCRC State Coordinator today.


Francis Tuttle Rockwell Campus and Kiamichi Technology Stigler Campus have WorkKeys stickers proudly displayed. 

If you find WorkKeys stickers in your community, snap a photo and forward to OKCRC State Coordinator.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

ACT WorkKeys Interruption of Services

OKCRC Site Administrators,

On February 11, ACT experienced interruption of WorkKeys services.  If you were testing clients/students during this time and were unable to re-enter the assessment within 1 hour, please complete the WorkKeys Internet Version Refund Request Form, (the 4th link under WorkKeys Internet Version Testing).

Email the form to the OKCRC coordinator at susan.kuzmic@careertech.ok.gov.  The invoice number will be added to the form and sent to ACT for credit.

Thank you!

Thursday, January 14, 2016

ACT WorkKeys Interruption of Service

Site administrators,

In December, ACT experienced interruption of WorkKeys services.  If you were testing clients/students during this time and were unable to re-enter the assessment within 1 hour, please complete the WorkKeys Internet Version Refund Request Form, (the 4th link under WorkKeys Internet Version Testing).

Email the form to the OKCRC coordinator at susan.kuzmic@careertech.ok.gov.  The invoice number will be added to the form and sent to ACT for credit.

Thank you!