• Unable to assign text-to-speech

    Symptom When you try to assign text-to-speech to a student, the options are greyed out. Explanation You must assign an eligible test before assigning text-to-speech. Solution To resolve this issue: Cancel the a...
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  • Do I have to assign accommodations to a student every time they test?

    Question When I assign an accommodation to a student, do I need to do this every time they test? Answer You must assign the accommodations to students who need them in each testing session. The accommodations don&...
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  • Grayed out (low lighted) test results

    Introduction Test events are low-lighted or grayed out in reports. The most common causes for this issue are described in this article. Information The student has taken more than one test in the subjectIf there i...
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  • MAP Reading Fluency: How can I check my equipment before testing?

    Question For MAP Reading Fluency, how can I check my student's headset to ensure it's working correctly? Answer Prior to testing a student in MAP Reading Fluency, you can verify a student's audio and microphone ar...
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  • Spanish and Arabic MAP resources and tests

    Question Does NWEA provide any tests or resources in Spanish or Arabic? Answer Yes, NWEA provides MAP Growth Spanish Math tests and Spanish Reading tests. We also provide Spanish and Arabic language translations o...
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  • What does NS mean in the results for MAP Reading Fluency?

    Introduction When viewing MAP Reading Fluency Reports, you are unable to see a word count per minute (WCPM) score and instead see "NS". Information NS means "no score". Two criteria must be met for a score: ...
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  • How to find a saved test session

    Symptom How to find a saved test session. Explanation You can find saved test sessions in Manage Test Sessions > Saved Testing Sessions. By default, you will see a list of test sessions created by you and last ...
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  • About the NWEA Secure Testing Browser for Mac and Windows

    Introduction Information about the NWEA Secure Testing Browser, including version history, features, and system requirements. Information Features of the NWEA Secure Testing Browser: Opens directly to the testing...
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  • How to assign text-to-speech to a student

    Introduction How to assign the text-to-speech (or read-aloud) accommodation to a student. Steps To enable the built-in text-to-speech functionality on a MAP Growth assessment for a student: Create or open a test s...
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  • How to install or update the NWEA Secure Testing app for iPad

    Introduction How to install or update the NWEA Secure Testing app for iPad. Steps You can view the NWEA Secure Testing app on the iTunes® App Store here: NWEA Secure Testing.  How to install the NWEA Sec...
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  • Sample test questions

    Introduction You can find sample test questions for each goal strand and subject in the NWEA RIT Reference Chart. Information Sample test questions can be found for MAP Growth assessments in the NWEA RIT Reference...
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  • How to assign, change, or remove an accommodation

    Question How do I assign, change, or remove an accommodation (including text-to-speech)? Answer Before modifying accommodations:If you are working with an active test session, you can only assign, modify, or remov...
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  • FAQ: Using the NWEA Mac Secure Testing Browser on Mac OS 10.14 devices

    Introduction Districts that employ secure testing when administering MAP Growth are required to use the NWEA Mac Secure Testing Browser version 4.0.0.3 or higher. When initially launching the Secure Testing Browser o...
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  • How to download, install, or update NWEA Secure Testing Browser for Mac or Windows

    Introduction How to download, install, and update the NWEA Secure Testing Browser for Macs and Windows PCs. Steps How to download the NWEA Secure Testing Browser:In the MAP Administration and Reporting Center (MAR...
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  • What does the "Active" checkbox in Manage Terms do?

    Question What does the "Active" check box under Manage Terms > View/Update Terms do? Should we clear it when testing is complete for the term? Answer When a term is not marked active, you will have the followin...
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  • Workstation readiness check error: minimum requirements

    Symptom When opening the browser, a message appears that says: “This workstation does not meet minimum requirements for student testing. Contact your proctor or System Administrator for help.” Explanati...
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  • When to transition students from MAP Growth K-2 to 2-5 reading or math

    Introduction Should a second grade student or a high performing first grade student take the MAP Growth K-2 test or the 2-5 test? Information A summary of our recommendations for which test students should take is...
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  • What happens if we change test versions or alignments mid-year?

    Question What are the implications for reports if an organization changes test versions or test alignments mid-year? Answer NWEA recommends making changes before the start of your academic year. This is because di...
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  • FAQ - Professional Learning Online

    Introduction Frequently asked questions for NWEA Professional Learning Online. Information Back to Help Center  What is Professional Learning Online?Professional Learning Online is the NWEA® online learn...
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  • Which grades, subjects, and terms have status norms and growth norms?

    Question Which grades, subjects, and terms have status and growth norms? Answer Status norms (percentiles)Status norms (percentiles) are available for the following subjects and grades: Reading: K-11 Spanish Rea...
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