high stakes testing http://www.cal.org/resources/digest/0207coltrane.html

*practical considerations in assessing ELLs http://www.cal.org/resources/digest/tannen01.html

raising standards through classroom assessments (PDK) http://www.pdkintl.org/kappan/kbla9810.htm

Assessing Language & Content(Deborah Short) http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/pubs/tesol/tesolquarterly/assessin.htm

Rubistar (site for creating Rubrics) http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php
Rubrics (Nettiquit, maps, messages and group work) http://www.televar.com/sedwards/workassessment.html
NYS Regents Exams http://www.nysedregents.org/testing/hsregents.html
Regents Prep http://regentsprep.org
Regents Review http://www.regentsreviewlive.net
NYS ELA & Math tests (overview) http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/3-8/intro.pdf

Math test accommodations for ELL middle school children http://relwest.wested.org/system/research_reports/20/report_files/original/RELWest_RCT_AccommodationsforELLs_Math.pdf