Educators, you’ve got this. NWEA has your back.

As a not-for-profit that deeply cares about students everywhere–backed  by a large and experienced research team—we have deep expertise in assessments to help you gain precise insights into students’ learning. We want to work alongside you to help overcome the impact of COVID-19 school closure learning loss, especially for those students who are the most vulnerable.

Working Paper

Projecting the potential impacts of COVID-19 school closures

For this study, NWEA leveraged existing data on summer learning loss to project how school closures may affect learning.

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School closure support blog category

Relevant interviews, articles and ideas to support students and staff during school closures.

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Press Release

COVID 19 school closures lead to greater variance in academic skills

Teachers may see even more variance in where students are in their learning when schools restart.

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COVID 19 Closures & Learning Loss webinar

Educators and researchers discussed school closures, learning loss and restart planning.

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Remote testing and school closure support on Community

Educators and researchers discussed school closures, learning loss and restart planning.

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White Paper

4 Principles for Instructional Leadership

This thorough guide builds on NWEA research to offer strategies for a successful restart

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Articulating a plan for addressing interrupted learning webinar

Help teachers prioritize and integrate interrupted standards and curriculum into the scope and sequence for this school year

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Professional learning video library on YouTube

Watch and learn helpful tips and approaches especially relevant to school closures and restart planning

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MAP Suite

A purpose-built assessment system designed to support skill and mastery growth for students at every level

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Grant funding is available for tools and resources to help students close gaps and make learning gains

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MAP Accelerator

Co-developed with Khan Academy, this online tool offers standards-aligned learning pathways based on RIT scores

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Instructional Connections

Connect MAP results to tools from high-quality instructional partners for a more personalized experience

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