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NWEA Researchers Share Advances in Growth Modeling; Present on Social-Emotional Learning and ESSA, Value-Added Models, Summer Learning Loss at National Conferences in March Presentations at Society for Research on Educational...


MAP Growth, from the not-for-profit assessment solutions provider NWEA, won platinum in the assessment category in the 2017 THE Journal Readers’ Choice Awards.


Matt Chapman, who has served as CEO of NWEA for eleven years, announces today that he will be retiring at the end of the calendar year.


Riverside Unified School District adopts MAP growth assessments for use throughout their 14 traditional middle and high schools, serving nearly 13,000 students.


National Task Force on Assessment Education, in partnership with the Council of Chief State School Officers, releases new guidance to provide recommendations and language for professional development and parent and...


Edmentum, a leading provider of web-based learning solutions, and NWEA are expanding their partnership to give schools and districts flexibility to leverage tools they are currently using to meet individual...


“Leading from the Classroom,” is a podcast series featuring firsthand accounts from the 2016 State Teachers of the Year. Each episode features a different teacher sharing a personal and poignant...


NWEA has launched a pilot program to certify that MAP growth assessment results are incorporated and represented with fidelity on platforms that aggregate student and school data. Chicago-based Otus has signed...


Killeen Independent School District (ISD) has selected the NWEA  Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) growth assessments for use with almost 30,000 students in kindergarten through eighth grade. The district piloted...


Computer adaptive academic growth assessment Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) for Science has been aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)*. Developed for grades 3-8, MAP for Science precisely...