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Accessible Teaching, Learning, and Assessment Systems (ATLAS)

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ATLAS promotes learning and improved outcomes for all students.

We create technology-based learning and assessment systems that are accessible and academically rigorous. Our center serves all students, including students with disabilities and struggling learners, as well as their educators.




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Large-scale summative assessment results are typically delivered after students complete their academic term, so their use is often limited to accountability reporting, program evaluation and resource allocation.

ATLAS staff take the stage April 13–16, 2023, in Chicago for two major conferences.

Image of Melissa Gholson with description of article: Gholson, M. L., Sova, L., Hauck, M. C., Howley, L., & Albee, A. T. (2024). Extending Principles of Evidence-Centered Design for Diverse Populations: K–12 English Learners with the Most Significant Cognitive Disabilities. Educational Assessment, 1–23

In their article, Extending Principles of Evidence-Centered Design for Diverse Populations: K–12 English Learners with the Most Significant Cognitive Disabilities, researchers discuss how they