Illinois Certification Testing System
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Committee Participation Information

Eligible Illinois public school educators and educator preparation faculty will be appointed by Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) to participate in test development conferences/meetings.

Opportunities for participation include:

Content Advisory Committee member. Educators who are subject matter experts are asked to review draft test materials which include test frameworks and test items. Content Advisory Committee members may also assist ISBE in other development activities.

Bias Review Committee member. Educators will review test materials for potential sources of bias according to established review criteria pertaining to test content, language, offensiveness, and stereotypes. Members make recommendations that will help prevent potential bias that would disadvantage a person because of her or his gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, religion, age, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, or cultural, economic, or geographic background.

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