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FCAT Explorer is a program that helps students prepare for the FCAT. The program provides FCAT-like practice questions that address the reading and math benchmarks and can be accessed from any computer with Internet access.

Password Information:

Teachers: The first 4 letters of last name & the last 4 numbers of the Employee Number.
Example: Name: Mary Rodriguez
Employee Number: 121234
and Password: RODR1234

Forgot how to log-in?
  1. Click on Sign-in at the top right hand corner of the page
    How to log-in
  2. Follow the directions to find the school FCAT Explorer Site Administrator (SA) identified there
  3. If your site administrator cannot provide you with the user name and password, you can call the Help desk at: 1-888-750-3228 (Ms. Williams)
  4. Click here to submit a Heat Ticket

Students: A 6 digit randomly generated password has been created for each student. Contact your teacher to get your correct sign-in name and password
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Support Materials:
The Florida Department of Education offers numerous state testing-related resources such as the following:
Sample FCAT Test Materials
Released FCAT Tests
Online Practice for Students and Professional Development Tools
The Florida Center for Instructional Technology also offers the following resources
FCAT Express: Grade 4 Reading Practice
FCAT Express: Grade 8 Reading Practice
FCAT Express: Grade 10 Reading Practice
FCAT Math 5: A Staff Development Tool (with video)
FCAT Math 8: A Staff Development Tool (with video)
Here you will find mini assessments for 5th, 7th, 8th, and 11th grade science and for all math benchmarks and reading foci for grades 3 - 10. Each mini assessment provides a set of valid, FCAT-like questions, plus a set of five parallel items for re-testing.
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