Discover 24/7 eLearning that supports your staff, schedule, and goals
Educators who use NWEA assessments and professional development (PD) services enjoy complimentary access to Destination PD, our online learning platform. You’ll find targeted, role-based resources that make it simple for your staff members to meet their professional learning goals in ways that make their busy lives better.
[Destination PD] provides our teachers and administrators differentiated professional learning opportunities. The flexibility, variety, and personalization enable us to increase direct outreach to staff members as we continue to implement MAP assessments.
|DELIVERY METHOD||Online self-paced tutorials and resources|
|PARTICIPANTS||Educators and school and district leaders, varies by resource|
|PREREQUISTES||License for NWEA assessments or services|
NWEA assessment/PD users:
Support diverse staff learning needs with targeted, role-based resources
Our convenient online professional learning helps schools and districts make the most of their investment in MAP, other NWEA assessments, and PD workshops. With an abundance of free resources plus optional paid courses, Destination PD is your one-stop shop for online learning from NWEA. Whether your staff members want to spend a few minutes with a refresher tutorial or immerse themselves in an hour-long course, any computer with internet access allows them to meet their professional learning goals.
Help sustain and extend face-to-face workshop learning for all participants
Provide new teachers with important information about the value of MAP for instruction
Give teachers tools for using MAP data to meet both daily and seasonal needs
Prepare proctors to offer an optimal assessment experience for students
Elevate prep time for Professional Learning Community (PLC) meetings with “small bite” learning options
See how Destination PD makes your busy life better
Access all your NWEA training and professional learning resources in a central location
Find role-specific learning content for every staff member—teachers, proctors, support staff, and leaders
Select from a variety of formats to support just-in-time learning needs
Track school or district professional learning progress through course completion reports
Use Destination PD course transcripts as evidence for Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credits
Destination PD resources support educators’ use of data to enhance students’ learning and growth—including learning how to use MAP to support implementation of rigorous state standards.
Destination PD Resources
- gain an in-depth understanding of how to use MAP assessments
- learn to use the powerful MAP reports to drive instruction
- understand the hows and whys of measuring student growth
- effectively predict student performance on state summative tests
Short, role-based tutorials
- Proctor Quick Start
- Adding Students and Staff
- Key Reports and Instructional Resources
- Student Goal Setting
- What Every Teacher Needs to Know about MAP
- Common Core MAP: Key shifts in CCSS and ELA
- Introduction to Formative Assessment
Help all your students learn and grow
Accelerate every student’s academic success
If you want to help all your students learn and grow, then discover how Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) K – 12 computer adaptive interim assessments deliver key insights into all your students’ instructional needs, including high- and low-performing students, special needs students, and early learners. You’ll also receive growth and norms data that permit you to evaluate student achievement independent of grade, over time, and in relation to students across the U.S.