Introduction to MAP Brochure

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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....

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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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MAP Growth Insights

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You have your Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) growth data—but you’re looking for a quick way to discover if groups of your students demonstrate reasonable growth. To meet your need,...

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MAP Similar Schools Insights

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You have your Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) growth data—but you’re looking for a quick way to discover if groups of your students demonstrate reasonable growth. To meet your need,...

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MAP Similar Schools Insights FAQ

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Are you curious about what the Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) Similar Schools Insights reports are and how they might benefit you? These reports provide a view of student growth...

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The Future is Growth: Measuring student growth to achieve equity

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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...

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Accessibility and Accommodations FAQ

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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...

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NEW: Accessibility, Accommodations, and Reports Updates in Measures of Academic Progress (MAP)

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In this webinar, hear Northwest Evaluation Association™ (NWEA)™ staff discuss our latest enhancements to Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) interim assessments. We’ll focus on accessibility features, accommodations, and reporting updates...

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NWEA Recommendations for Transitioning Students from Common Core MAP 2 – 5 Mathematics to 6+

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In order to determine which mathematics test is more appropriate to administer to your elementary grade students, it is important to consider the purpose of the test in conjunction with...

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Make Assessment Relevant eBook

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In Make Assessment Matter: Students and Educators Want Tests that Support Learning, those closest to assessment shared their opinions on the subject. When do students find assessment feedback useful? What impact...

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Crawford AuSable School District 

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In Michigan, data-driven instruction earns a rural district national acclaim Bringing a school district from lagging to leading takes strength, skill, and a united vision. Over the last eight years,...

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Proficiency Guidance on New State Summative Assessments

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What can school districts that use MAP RIT scores do right now to understand whether students are on track to meet college and career readiness performance standards?

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10 Questions to Ask about Student Growth Assessments

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Quality student growth data gives you a clear picture of student learning, proficiency, and college readiness during your transition to Common Core State Standards. Use our list of questions to...

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Why Interim Assessment Matters: The Importance of Data Comparability

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How are you tracking your students’ progress on new, rigorous state standards—including each student’s learning challenges and triumphs? The second article in our multi-part series takes a look at why...

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10 questions to help you find assessments that fit your needs

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Do you want a more in-depth picture of student progress than proficiency scores alone can provide? Using quality interim assessments to measure every student’s academic growth can help teachers teach,...

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Destination PD One Sheet Overview

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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...

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The Importance of Data Comparability

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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...

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

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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...

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Interim Growth Data Facilitates Common Core Transition

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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...

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Pennsylvania Linking Study 2010

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NWEA completed a project to connect the scale of Pennsylvania System of School Assessments (PSSA) used for Pennsylvania mathematics and reading assessments with NWEA’s RIT scale. Information from the PSSA assessments was...

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Pennsylvania