TASC™ TEST PQR – IMPORTANT NEWS FROM THE DATA RECOGNITION CORPORATION (DRC)

Date: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
News Description: 

TESTING BEGINS FOR TASC™ TEST PQR & READINESS 8/9 ON JANUARY 21, 2020 

Data Recognition Corporation is proud to announce the highly anticipated release of TASC™ Test forms PQR and Readiness Assessment 8/9. This notice is to provide you with some preliminary information and important dates about the transition from TASC™ Test MNO to TASC™ Test PQR. 

Important Transition Dates:

January 8-10, 2020

  • Test Coordinator Kits will be delivered to test centers. The kits will contain administrative materials to be used in conjunction with TASC™ Test PQR as well as copies of the Test Administration Manual. 

January 15-17, 2020

  • Paper-based versions of TASC™ Test PQR English delivered to test centers 

January 17, 2020

  • TASC™ Test MNO will be scheduled for test dates up to and including January 17; TASC™ Test PQR will be scheduled for test dates beginning January 21st or February 18th, depending on whether testing in English or Spanish. 
  • No TASC™ testing should be scheduled for January 18 – 20, 2020. 
  • Please take note: Spanish testing will not be available between January 18-February 17, 2020. 

January 21, 2020

  • Testing begins for TASC™ Test PQR and Readiness Assessment 8/9 – English  
  • Online Registration and Scheduling System will automatically handle the correct assignment of test forms.
  • First day you will be able to print test tickets and associate/barcode answer sheets for TASC™ Test PQR administrations. 
  • TASC™ Test PQR Accommodated Order Form Available – English 
  • Large print, Braille and Audio CD’s will be available at the same time as the regular print version in each language but must be ordered separately via the short-add form.

February 12-14, 2020

  • Paper-based versions of TASC™ Test PQR Spanish delivered to test centers 

February 15-17, 2020

  • No TASC™ testing should be scheduled for February 15 – 17, 2020. 

February 18, 2020

  • Testing begins for TASC™ Test PQR and Readiness Assessment 8/9 – Spanish 
  • Testing resumes for TASC™ Test PQR and Readiness Assessment 8/9 – English 
  • TASC™ Test PQR Accommodated Order Form Available – English & Spanish
  • Large print, Braille and Audio CD’s will be available at the same time as the regular print version in each language but must be ordered separately via the short-add form. 

February 21, 2020

  • After the delivery of TASC™ Test PQR, test centers will need to inventory the print-based testing materials received against the TASC™ Test Security Checklist that will be included in the shipment. Please use the same boxes to return your old TASC™ Test MNO materials to DRC for secure destruction by February 21, 2020. 

 

A wide range of training and support options will be available soon. Additional details will be forthcoming to guide your transition to TASC™ Test PQR. 

Readiness Assessment 6/7 will continue to be supported alongside our newly available Readiness Assessment 8/9. 

Please do not hesitate to contact the TASC™ Test Helpdesk with any questions. 

 

Sincerely, 

TASC™ Test Customer Support

TASCOrders@datarecognitioncorp.com