2022 norms for MAP Growth course-specific tests in Biology
A 2-page document outlining the user norms for MAP Growth tests in Biology. Includes details on how the user norms were developed, how user norms differ from national representative norms, and what years of data were used to craft them. Detailed charts are included that cover fall to winter, Fall to spring, and winter to spring norms.
Topics: Education research, Insights and reports, Leadership, Science
Products: MAP Growth, MAP Science
Your guide to goal-setting success
Building a culture of goal setting doesn’t have to be a chore. Get actionable guidance and practical strategies for amplifying student learning in this new collection of posts from Teach. Learn. Grow.
Topics: Education research, Equity, Instructional strategy & resources, Leadership, Professional learning, Social emotional learning
Trustworthy insights spur a groundbreaking teaching model in Dayton Public Schools
Bolstered by years of timely, reliable, MAP® Growth™ assessment data, Dayton Public Schools had the trustworthy insights they needed to launch their innovative two-teacher initiative.
Topics: Assessment, Early learning, Insights and reports, Leadership, Literacy, Math
Products: MAP Growth
NWEA and the 5Essentials: Unlocking the essential elements of school improvement
Get a closer look at NWEA® School Improvement—an offering grounded in the 5Essentials® Framework from UChicago Impact®. Learn more about this proven model and hear how system leaders leverage the power of partnership to build and sustain a culture of improvement.
Topics: Education research, Leadership, School improvement
Products: School Improvement
Dyslexia: What every educator should know about the most common learning disability
Literacy experts, Drs. Tiffany Peltier and Cindy Jiban, host an engaging, evidence-based webinar on the ins and outs of dyslexia. The hosts share recent research findings, detail how screenings available in MAP Reading Fluency can support young readers, and provide strategies for helping colleagues and caregivers better understand this common learning disability.
Topics: Accessibility, Early learning, Leadership
How leadership coaching helped a school system see critical needs and respond with confidence
In partnership with NWEA School Improvement Services, Distinctive Schools leveraged the 5Essentials® framework and personalized support from a dedicated School Leadership Coach to find a common language to collaborate, tackle tough challenges, and address unfinished learning.
How assessment data can support your school improvement efforts
School improvement is arduous work, work that can’t be left to luck or a one-size-fits-all approach. How you use data—from interim assessments and more—can be a game changer.
Topics: Leadership, School improvement
Products: School Improvement