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EdReady

Due to COVID-19, please follow the steps below for EdReady:

Temporary changes effective Summer 2020-Summer 2021 have been made to Assessment and Placement policy at SCC.

The purpose of placement policy is to make sure that students are prepared to be successful in college level classes.

Ed Ready is an opportunity for you to assess your current level of readiness in math, reading and English. EdReady provides a diagnostic assessment which can be used for placement at SCC.  Once you have completed the assessment, a personalized online math and/or English study plan is available to boost your knowledge and improve your test scores. You may take the EdReady Assessment or if you are unsure, talk to your CARE Advisor.  He or she will be able to answer any questions and help you make an informed decision.

Please follow the directions below If you would like to take the EdReady diagnostic.  Please let me know if you have any questions. 

SCC is allowing students to take the EdReady Placement Test at Home.

Below are the Registration Steps for Students:

Students will need to register at the EdReady website: https://kctcstesting.edready.org/home 

Click on “Get Started” to complete the registration. 

Students will receive the EdReady email to select link to activate their account

Students will need to enter the goal keys below:

Goal Keys:

  • English: sccere
  • Math: sccerm 

When students finish EdReady testing, they will need to call or send an email with their scores for each section and include their student ID number so the scores can be posted for Advising:

Call:

  • Somerset: 606-451-6850
  • Laurel: 606-878-4728

After the EdReady testing is complete, students can call or email to make an appointment to talk with an advisor

  • Somerset Advising (606) 677-8310
  • London Advising (606) 878-4833
  • SCC_CARE@kctcs.edu

Complete the online orientation.

Benefits of EdReady

After completing the initial diagnostic(s), you may log into the EdReady site at https://kctcstesting.edready.org/home from any computer with internet access.

EdReady provides a diagnostic assessment which can be used for placement at SCC.  Once you have completed the assessment, a personalized online math and/or English study plan is available to boost your knowledge and improve your test scores.  Save time, money and improve foundational skills needed to be successful in college.

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EdReady Instructions

STEP 1:  Set up account

  • Go to https://kctcstesting.edready.org/home
  • To register click on the Get Started
  • Complete the information-First & Last Name, email address, password, and zip code. The email address you list will be your EdReady username.  Make sure it is correct; it will be the email used if you forget your password.
  • You will get an email confirming your EdReady account. If you do not get an email with 5 minutes, please try to register again.  Registering before going to the Assessment Center will shorten the time needed to be assessed.

 

STEP 2:  Call the closest SCC Assessment Center to schedule an appointment.

  • Somerset: 606-451-6850
  • Laurel: 606-878-4728

STEP 3:  Report to Assessment Center at your appointment time and make sure to bring your student ID# and a photo ID.

Benefits of EdReady

After completing the initial diagnostic(s) in the Assessment Center, you may log into the EdReady site at https://kctcstesting.edready.org/home  from any computer with internet access. 

  • Log in to EdReady with the same username and password that you used for the diagnostic.
  • Choose Go to Goal for the English or Math Placement.
  • Work at your own speed to achieve mastery in foundational skills needed for success in your college level class.
  • KY SKILLS U provides free, in-person assistance with EdReady curriculum.

When you reach your target, please let the Assessment Center know that your new, improved score needs to be entered in PeopleSoft.  Make sure you inform your advisor so that modification to your schedule can be made if necessary.

Math tutoring is available to students who are working on EdReady. See http://somerset-kctcs.libcal.com for tutoring information.

Math tutoring and test preparation services are also available at your local Adult Education Center. http://www.kyvae.org/CountyContacts.aspx

* * * EdReady is designed and maintained by The NROC Project, a community-guided non-profit organization and is available at no cost for personal use. * * *