How to Help My Child Prepare

A Parent’s Checklist

The TELPAS Alternate assessment is written specifically for students with significant cognitive disabilities who learn in unique ways. Meet with your child’s teacher to learn about resources that support your child’s unique learning mode.

Set Regular
Teacher Meetings

Schedule recurring meetings with the teacher to discuss your child’s skills, progress, activities, and resources to inspire learning.

Review Observable Behaviors
with Classroom Examples

Take a look at Observable Behaviors and Classroom Examples to know what your child can expect long before the testing date.

Go to the TELPAS Alternate Resources web page