Overview: Non-Standard Accommodations

Non-standard accommodations are accommodations offered for students with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) or Section 504.  All accommodations different than the standard Oklahoma State Testing Protocol (OSTP) accommodations for use on OSDE State-wide assessments require prior OSDE approval. This page clarifies the requirements of OSDE non-standard accommodations.

Non-Standard Application Timeline

Application Deadline OSDE Response
February 1, 2017 March 15, 2017

The ELA/Reading Read-Aloud accommodation (NS1) and Unique Accommodation (NS2) application for Spring 2017 must be submitted to the OSDE by February 1, 2017. The OSDE will provide a response by March 15, 2017.


Webcast: Protocol for Accommodations in Reading (PAR)

This overview will explain the Protocol for Accommodations in Reading (PAR). The PAR provides a process for making informed decisions about reading accommodations. If you have questions or would like further information, please contact Special.Ed@sde.ok.gov.

Note: Please download the Materials before viewing the webcast.


Oklahoma PAR PowerPoint Presentation Notes

  PAR Notes

Oklahoma PAR PowerPoint Presentation Narrative

PAR Narrative


Last updated on September 6, 2016