Introduction to MAP Brochure

Description

Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) are K – 12 interim assessments that measure growth, project proficiency on high-stakes tests, and inform how educators differentiate instruction, evaluate programs, and structure curriculum....

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

2015 MAP Comparative Data to Inform Instructional Decisions

Description

When you’re armed with Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) interim assessment data, you’re better prepared to meet your students when and where they need you most. You can use our...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

All U.S. States

The Future is Growth: Measuring student growth to achieve equity

Description

A comprehensive e-book about measuring student growth. A fundamental question—perhaps the fundamental question—educators ask is, “Are my students learning?” This question reverberates throughout school systems, communities, and the nation. To answer...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Accessibility and Accommodations FAQ

Description

NWEA™ is committed to making our products accessible for all students. Various accommodations and accessibility features for Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) and MAP for Primary Grades (MPG) assessments ensure...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

MAP College Readiness Benchmarks Study

Description

Northwest Evaluation Association™ (NWEA™) has completed a study to predict performance on the ACT® achievement tests in reading and mathematics using scores on the Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) assessments...

Date

Related Location

NWEA Coaching Services: Support and Guidance for Data-informed Best Practices

Description

NWEA coaching delivers deep and personalized engagement with your district school staff focused on your specific concerns and goals. Our coaches work with you in the design and implementation of...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Keeping Learning on Track: FAQ

Description

Looking to learn more about how Keeping Learning on Track(R) (KLT(TM)) can help your teachers master and apply classroom formative assessment strategies? Take a look at our frequently asked questions.

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Understanding Formative Assessment and Why it Needs to Be a Priority for Every School

Description

Thought leader Dylan Wiliam believes any school wanting to improve academic performance should make formative assessment a priority. Experience the webinar to find out why. You will learn from Wiliam,...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

CPAA Case Study: Identifying Skill-Specific Resource Needs

Description

Duchesne Academy is an independent all girl school located in Houston, Texas. Duchesne’s Lower School emphasizes total development across the cognitive, social, physical, and spiritual domains. The school also places...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Texas

CPAA Case Study: Differentiation & Parent Involvement

Description

Moanalua Elementary School is one of four elementary schools in the Moanalua complex in Honolulu, Hawaii. This high-performing school uses the Children’s Progress Academic Assessment (CPAA) for screening and helping...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Hawaii

CPAA Case Study: Proactive Approach in Pre-K – 3

Description

Maine School Administrative District 35 (MSAD 35) is a Pre-K through 12 mid-sized district in southern Maine. Educators at its two Pre-K through grade 3 elementary schools rely on Children’s...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Maine

CPAA Case Study: User-friendly, Developmentally-Appropriate Assessment

Description

York is a small district with two elementary schools, located on the southern coast of Maine. The district is implementing a Response to Intervention (RTI) framework to ensure that all...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Maine

CPAA Case Study: Monitoring Needs Across Multiple Campuses

Description

Fairmont is a private school network serving students in preschool through grade 12. Based in Orange County, California, Fairmont manages six separate sites (including an international campus). Fairmont first began...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

California

Building a Culture of Success

Description

MAP Case study Wayzata, MN High schools used MAP Math 6+ to help measure progress and evaluate program effectiveness. Wayzata high school offers a rigorous math program in which most...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Minnesota

Four Thoughts on Formative Assessment – Buzz from Twitter

Description

Twitter is a great social media tool for gathering information, thoughts, and insights on just about any topic under the sun; formative assessment is no exception. With that said, here...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

All in for Embedded Formative Assessment

Description

KLT Case Study Sheffield – Sheffield Lake City School District Knowing that it needed exceptional teamwork and tools to help students meet rigorous Common Core standards, Ohio’s Sheffield-Sheffield Lake City...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Ohio

Southern Oregon Education Service District Builds Formative Assessment Capacity at Scale

Description

KLT Case Study With a shrinking budget and an expanding service area—covering over 10,000 square miles, thirteen districts, and more than 49,000 students—the Southern Oregon Education Service District has been...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Oregon

Destination PD One Sheet Overview

Description

Destination PD—the NWEA™ online learning platform—delivers tailored learning content based on the role of each member of your staff, as well as the NWEA products and services you are using, all...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

The Importance of Data Comparability

Description

Interim assessments offer many advantages, including the ability to gather and compare data that’s collected over time—both within a single year and over the course of multiple years. An interim...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Keeping Learning on Track: Real-time formative assessment to positively impact student learning

Description

KLT One Sheet Keeping Learning on Track is a sustained, multiyear program that builds expertise in formative assessment as a process. Teachers learn key methods to gather evidence of learning...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

MPG Case Study: Common Core Readiness and Growth in the Early Grades

Description

Stepstone Academy™ is a Cleveland, Ohio urban charter school with an innovative blended learning model. In 2012 it welcomed its inaugural class of 113 kindergarteners and first graders and will...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Ohio

Early Childhood Assessment: Implementing Effective Practice

Description

Young children develop rapidly, and at varying rates across domains. The approaches that work for older students are not always developmentally appropriate in this context. This white paper brings together key...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

MAP for Primary Grades (MPG)

Description

The Power of Growth Measurement, Tailored for Your Youngest Students Reading & Mathematics, K-2 Young learners enter school with a wide variety of educational experiences. Early identification and intervention have...

Resource Type

Date

Related Location

Instituting Program Level Change

Description

The Westfield-Washington Schools is located above the state capitol in Hamilton County, Indiana. This largely affluent and high-performing community has a K-12 population of 6,100, with six elementary (K-4) schools...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Indiana

2011 NWEA Measures of Academic Progress Normative Data

Description

Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) interim assessments from Northwest Evaluation Association™ (NWEA™) create a personalized assessment experience by adapting to each student’s learning level. In addition to providing educators with...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Interim Growth Data Facilitates Common Core Transition

Description

Case Study, Worthington City Schools, OH Worthington City Schools is one of the top-performing districts in the Columbus, Ohio area. Though a quarter of its 9,500 students qualify for free...

Resource Type

Focus Area

Date

Related Location

Ohio