3 Reasons to See What’s New with NWEA Connection

3 Reasons to See What’s New with NWEA Connection - TLG-IMG-11092018 Whether you’re a veteran MAP Growth user or you’re just getting started, now’s the perfect time to join (or re-join!) the community of educators at NWEA Connection!

NWEA Connection is a community forum dedicated to providing you with an online home for learning, growing, and doing more with assessment to support academic growth for all students. You will have opportunities to learn from other teachers, as well NWEA subject matter experts, on topics from implementing MAP Growth to instructional tips for the classroom. NWEA Connection also offers online professional learning and product support.

By registering and joining the NWEA Connection community, you’ll be able to:

1. Stay current with MAP Growth product updates

We’ve moved information about our product updates into NWEA Connection to make it even easier to learn about the latest and greatest features we’ve added to our assessments and reports.

Our Product Updates area is now featured on the NWEA Connection homepage, so you have one-click access to information about new assessment features, updates to MAP Growth reports, and even new research findings to help you find new ways to use data to inform your instructional practices.

2. Get quick, weekly tips

Tweet: 3 Reasons to See What’s New with NWEA Connection https://ctt.ec/21dw6+ #NWEA #MAPGrowth #edchat #education We’ve also introduced a popular feature to help keep you on top of the best ways to optimize testing and reporting: the Tip of the Week! Each tip of the week includes time-savers and best practices to help ensure a smooth testing season for students, teachers, and administrators.

Check out our complete archive of Tips of the Week, or sample a few of our most recent tips:

3. Discover how other educators are engaging with MAP Growth and NWEA Experts

Last, but certainly not least, our community of educators has never been more active—or more insightful! Educators and administrators from all over the world are posting their questions and ideas every day, so you can see how other districts are supporting each other, or share your own best ideas!

NWEA experts also regularly post to NWEA Connection and interact with educators there daily with a focus on providing real-world advice. They work to continually provide resources like Five Tips for Sharing MAP Reading Fluency Results with Parents, and Make Year-End Reporting Easier with the MAP Growth Insights Report.

It all starts over at NWEA Connection – check it out and join today!


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