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Dynamic Learning Maps® (DLM) Alternate Assessment Consortium

Dynamic Learning Maps® (DLM®) alternate assessment supports student learning and measures what students with the most significant cognitive disabilities know and can do in the content areas of English language arts, mathematics and science.

To learn more about the DLM® alternate assessment, please go to the following link:

New Hampshire provides the Dynamic Learning Maps® (DLM®) alternate assessment to students in English language arts, mathematics and science.

  • All of the alternate assessments (ELA, mathematics and science) will be summative assessments
  • Alternate assessment portfolios in science are no longer required as part of the statewide assessment
  • Students in grades 3-8 and 11 will be assessed in English language arts and mathematics
  • Students in grades 5, 8 and 11 will be assessed in science

2020 Spring DLM Alternate Assessment Window: March 9, 2020 - June 5, 2020

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DLM Resources for Educators and School Staff

DLM Resources for Parents

New Hampshire Science Alternate Learning Progressions Assessment (NH ALPs) - former science alternate assessment. Contract expired June 30, 2017.

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