• Update! Nominate a Teacher and They Could Win $250!

    Hello everyone!    Here's a quick update on our contest to celebrate teachers who go the extra mile to get their kids excited about academic growth.   Submissions Are Coming In! Keep 'Em Coming! We con...
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  • Nominate a teacher and they could win $250!

    Recently, we wrote about the MAP Testing Fairy, and how fourth-grade teacher Courtney Dickerson created a program that got her kids so excited about their own academic growth that they started a letter-writing ca...
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  • QUEST: New Member Onboarding

    Welcome to NWEA Connection! We have created this quest to help you learn more about this community and how to navigate it.   Your first question may be, "What is a quest?".  Quests are created to encourag...
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  • Tip of the Week: Proctor actions in a test session

    When a student cannot locate their name to sign in to an active test session, proctors can help them out if they know which action to select from their proctor console. Read more about this with Student cannot fi...
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  • Teacher Appreciation Sweepstakes Rules

    Go back to Nominate a Teacher.
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  • Tip of the Week: Audio support for MAP testing

    All MAP Growth K-2 tests are audio-enabled to support our early learners while testing. Some students may encounter an item that is not read aloud to them when the test is looking specifically to evaluate reading comp...
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  • MAP en español  - Your Questions Answered

      MAP Spanish offers equitable assessment tools to better understand the next steps in learning for your Spanish-speaking students. Here are answers to the top 10 most frequently asked questions:   1. How mu...
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  • Meet the MAP Testing Fairy!

    Recently on Twitter, we learned about fourth-grade teacher Courtney Dickerson’s unique approach to getting kids excited about growth testing: the MAP Testing Fairy. With encouragement, the right incentives, and ...
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  • MAP Growth to Lexile Chart FAQ

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  • Tip of the Week: Lexile® resources!

    Looking for RIT to Lexile® help? We have many knowledge articles that are sure to answer the most common questions we get about this. Take a look below to see what we can help with!   What is a Lexile score...
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  • How Do *You* Celebrate Growth in Your Classroom?

    One of my favorite parts of MAP Growth is getting to see how involved some kids get when tracking their own achievements. Whether it's leadership students celebrating growth between terms, individual teachers and stud...
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  • Tip of the Week: Spanish MAP!

    Starting this fall 2019, NWEA will offer multiple Spanish-language assessments. These tests will be added automatically to your current test package-type at no additional cost. Students will be able to take ...
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  • Tip of the Week: New proctor videos!

    Our Partner Support team has been busy creating short and simple video tutorials to help those that are new to proctoring a MAP Growth test session. From how to locate a saved test session to explaining what actions a...
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  • Tip of the Week: Submitting feedback to NWEA

    Do you have a great idea or something that you would like to share with NWEA regarding a product or service? We want to hear from you! Our partners' input is what drives product changes and helps us prioritize ne...
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  • 7 Programs and Games to Help Facilitate Personalized Learning

    As you read the blog, consider the question: Are there any games and programs you are using in your classroom to help personalize learning for your students?   After you have read the post, continue the conversa...
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  • Say ¡Hola! to MAP en español

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  • Tip of the Week: End of season checklist!

    Now that another testing season has wrapped up, it's time to cross the t's and dot the i's to make sure your winter testing season is complete.    Check for suspended and not tested students.  Student...
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  • Personalized Learning - Adjusting Classroom Instruction.pdf

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  • Strategies for Engaging Students.pdf

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  • Tips to Prepare Students for MAP Growth

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