Thinking globally, acting locally: How one Wisconsin district puts insights from the OECD Test for Schools to work

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How does one of the most diverse districts in Wisconsin know if their students are learning the skills they need to succeed in a competitive global economy? Leaders at Brown...

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Personalizing Learning and Supporting Progress with Skills Navigator

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CICS West Belden in Chicago has embraced personalized learning and integrated technology, formative assessment, and progress monitoring tools into each classroom. Each student has individual skills to work on in...

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Technical Services Overview – Onsite Skills Navigator Product Training

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New to Skills Navigator? Our hands-on product training will prepare your team to get the most out of Skills Navigator by introducing them to the product in a live sample environment....

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MAP Overview for Teachers and School Leaders

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Maximize every student’s learning and growth with MAP Personalized assessments, precise results. Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) computer adaptive interim assessments provide a personalized assessment experience by adapting to each...

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International school effectively implements MAP—and sees student growth

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School leaders at the New Academy School in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, were seeking an assessment to measure growth and to compare student performance to students in the United States,...

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Linking the Smarter Balanced Assessments to NWEA MAP Assessments

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In this Northwest Evaluation Association™ (NWEA™) report, discover how the 3rd through 8th grade cut scores on Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) Reading and MAP for Mathematics assessments correspond to...

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A Comprehensive Guide to the MAP K – 12 Computer Adaptive Interim Assessment

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Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) K – 12 interim assessments provide essential information about a student’s continuum of learning and growth trajectory. MAP is a tool to help identify strengths...

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Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) Science for use with Next Generation Science Standards One Sheet

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Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) Science for use with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)* assessments are available for the 2016–17 school year. These assessments measure student growth toward understanding of...

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Classroom Formative Assessment Practice Professional Learning Brochure 

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  Take students from checked-out to fully engaged with proven instructional strategies. Help all students grow between interim assessments by equipping teachers with quick, informal strategies to assess learning in...

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OECD Test for Schools Professional Development Overview

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Leverage the unique insights from your OECD Test for Schools report to support your school improvement programs. Gain a better understanding of this valuable, in-depth report and take advantage of...

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Skills Navigator and Response to Intervention (RTI) —Workshop Overview

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Dive deep into using assessment data—from both Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) and Skills Navigator®—along with instructional strategies to create effective intervention plans within Response to Intervention (RTI) and similar...

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McKinney Independent School District, Texas

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Building a data culture to promote academic growth A guiding principle in McKinney (Texas) Independent School District is that students from all economic backgrounds can and should reach high levels...

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Leading Formative Assessment Change: A 3-Phase Approach

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If you’re seeking greater student engagement and growth, you need to integrate high-impact formative assessment practices into daily instruction. Read the final article in our five-part series to find advice...

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Boosting Engagement and Growth with Formative Assessment Practice: Leaders Share Their Lessons

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  Our featured leaders saw big gains when their teachers began using formative assessment practice to guide student growth minute-by-minute. Read the fourth article in our five-part series for the...

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Make Assessment Work for All Students: Multiple Measures Matter

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Read Make Assessment Work for All Students: Multiple Measures Matter, the 2016 national survey conducted by NWEA and Gallup, to learn what students, parents, and educators really think about assessment. With...

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How to Make Formative Assessment a Habit: Beyond the Classroom Practices

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  Guiding student growth minute-by-minute—aka classroom formative assessment—has a track record of boosting student and teacher engagement. Discover concrete ways leaders can support this high-impact instructional practice throughout your school...

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