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Assessment Accommodations

Accommodations are modifications made to the test environment or test administration procedures. An accommodation may be used by a student only when necessary and when the student is proficient in its use. There are three types of testing accommodations available for student use.

Allowable Accommodations

Allowable Accommodations may be used by any student as needed.

Direct all Allowable Accommodation inquiries to: tned.assessment@tn.gov
Phone: (615) 741-0720
Fax: (615) 532-7860

Special Accommodations

Special Accommodations may be used by students who are receiving special education services or services under Section 504 and have the need for the accommodations documented in their IEPs or 504 Service Plans.

For more information go to the Special Education Website.

Direct all Special Accommodation inquiries to:
tned.assessment@tn.gov
Phone: (615) 532-1668
Fax: (615) 532-9412

English Learner (EL) Accommodations

English Language Learner (ELL) Accommodations may be used by students who meet the specified criteria for ELL Services.

For EL Accommodations information, please consult the appropriate Test Administration Manual.

Direct all EL Accommodation inquiries to:  tned.assessment@tn.gov
Phone: (615) 741-0720
Fax: (615) 532-7860