• Online CBE Resources - Avant LOTE Tests

  • Plano ISD students will be administered their LOTE Credit by Exam (CBE) tests using the AVANT Language Proficiency Assessment Platform.  Students will be taking these tests by using a computer/electronic device with a microphone and webcam.  Most Avant tests include 4 sections: listening, reading, writing, and speaking.  All four sections of the adaptive test must be completed in order for the test to be submitted for scoring.    

    Technology Requirements 

    • An electronic device, such as a Chromebook, Desktop, Laptop (PC or Mac) with a webcam and microphone
    • Chrome Internet browser access

    Photo ID 

    As part of the test security and verification process, the student will be asked to present a Photo ID prior to beginning the test.

    Acceptable forms of Photo IDs are:

    • School ID,
    • State Issued ID (Driver's license/Permit), or a
    • Parks and Recreation ID. 

    Prior to the Day of Testing

    Steps 1-4 must be completed on the device that will be used for testing before your assigned test date.

    • Step 1SCHEDULE YOUR PROCTORED AVANT TEST 
    • Step 2 - RECEIVE CONFIRMATION EMAIL WITH INSTRUCTIONS 
    • Step 3 -  COMPLETE AVANT TECHNOLOGY CHECK AND SAMPLE TEST 
      • Conduct the Avant Technology Check on the device that will be used for testing.
      • Install Virtual Language Keyboard (*See list of tests that require a virtual keyboard).
      • Access an Avant Sample Test (*Optional).  
    • Step 4 - PREPARE FOR YOUR PROCTORED AVANT TEST 
      • View PreTest Session Video.

    PreTest Session Resources & Links 

  • Avant Technical Support (March - June)
    ☎ (888) 713-7887 

    7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Central Time Monday-Friday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 
    Central Time Saturday