Discover common core assessments as unique as your students.
Common Core Measures of Academic Progress® (Common Core MAP®) data provide you with a clear picture of your K – 12 students’ achievement and growth term-to-term and year-over-year. Get insights into every student’s learning needs while gaining valuable information about student progress with common core assessment that measures real growth—even if you experience proficiency drops on your summative assessment.
Common Core MAP gave us a new set of results tied to the Common Core that we hadn’t had in the past. It allowed us to see where our instructional holes were. This was a very reliable way to be able to pinpoint exactly where standards were falling with our kids—and then make the plans necessary to make those gaps go away.
|ASSESSMENT TYPE||Computer adaptive interim assessment|
|GRADE RANGE||K – 12|
|STRUCTURE||Cross-grade iProviding measurement of students who perform on, above, and below grade level|
|SUBJECTS||Reading, language usage, and mathematics|
|RECOMMENDED USE||3-4/year (with fall, winter, spring, and summer intervals)|
|TEST TIME||Untimed, but typical student completes in under 60 minutes / subject area|
|SCREENER USE||Recognized by NCRTI iNational Center on Response to Intervention as a universal screening tool|
|PAIRINGS||Children’s Progress Academic Assessment™ (CPAA™); Skills Navigator®; Skills Pointer®|
|PROFESSIONAL LEARNING OPTIONS||Initial training available online or onsite (can be combined with CPAA or Skills Pointer product training); ongoing learning available via onsite workshops or coaching|
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Measure more with Common Core MAP
Measure instructional readiness and student growth on Common Core State Standards (CCSS)
Compare and predict student achievement and growth over time via research-based normative and growth information
Predict your grade 5+ students’ college readiness with data that align to ACT® benchmarks
Create and reinforce data-informed instructional practices
Evaluate academic programs and identify professional development needs
Build Common Core Confidence with MAP
Explore how Common Core MAP helps you meet the needs of each student, school, and district.
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Learn why educators think our student growth data are great
The norms have been really helpful for engaging students and helping them understand how their performance compares to the district and the nation.
I’ve been in urban education for 10 years, but I’ve never seen anything like this. The growth was off the charts.
How will you use Common Core MAP data?
Based on over 30 years of solid research, our computer adaptive interim assessments do more than create personalized test experiences for every student: they provide the most stable scale and data in the assessment industry. Educators inside and outside the classroom use Common Core MAP data and our interactive MAP Learning Continuum to accelerate student learning on Common Core standards.
Personalize instruction in order to maximize every student’s academic growth
Track the progress on CCSS of individual students and classrooms and to help evaluate the success of your Common Core programs
Understand the progress on CCSS of every student, classroom, and school in your district
Pair Common Core MAP and MAP for Primary Grades (MPG) for seamless measuring and monitoring of K – 12 student growth term-to-term and year-over-year, a feature no other interim assessment provides.
MAP for K - 2
Common Core MPG: The right fit for your youngest students
Created especially for kindergarten – grade 2 students, computer adaptive Common Core MAP for Primary Grades (MPG) interim assessments support your youngest students with colorful graphics and audio support. Just like Common Core MAP for grade 3 – 12 students, you’ll receive valid, reliable data that help you personalize instruction, inform your programmatic decisions, screen, and more.