• Important update to system requirements for fall 2020

    Below are the technical specifications that NWEA is recommending for Fall 2020 testing. Note that these recommended updates will not be required until November 2020, to allow some flexibility in the unknown circumstan...
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  • Support for Mac OS 10.15 and iPad iOS13.1

    From our Product Updates space: NWEA will support newly released MAC OS 10.15 and the new iPad OS (iOS 13.1) for MAP Growth testing. To test on Mac OS 10.15, please use the new NWEA MAC Secure Testing browser, versio...
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  • Reports include last year's students

    Hello NWEA folks,   I’m Andrew, the data coordinator from Singapore American School, and I have a question regarding the current and previous rostering for school reports:   When running any report ...
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  • System requirements reminder!

    Just a quick note to remind you about our Secure Testing Browser system requirements for the upcoming school year:   As of July 2019, the minimum STB for Window devices is 5.4.117. Although it is recommended to ...
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  • Important update about Mac Secure Testing Browser and Mac OS 10.14 devices

    Please read this important FAQ, if your organization uses the Mac Secure Testing Browser on OS 10.14 devices. FAQ: Using the NWEA Mac Secure Testing Browser on Mac OS 10.14 devices   For more information on how...
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  • MAP Growth admin browser requirements

    Internet Explorer is no longer supported for the MAP Growth admin site and you may encounter an error message if attempting to access a test session while using the IE browser. See {{Alert.Message}} when accessin...
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  • Future updates to system requirements

    Stay up-to-date for the latest MAP Growth system requirements changes over the summer with our Product Updates space (community login required). Read below for some of the changes you can expect to see.   The fo...
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  • Product updates and partner communications reminder

    Beginning this May, NWEA is changing the way we deliver product updates and news so that we can reach more of our partners than ever before! Instead of just some users receiving an email, all partners will be able to ...
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  • Correction to the MAP Growth iPad update!

    We are rolling back one of the new test tools that was added to the latest version, 3.2, released on 2/18/19. The highlighter test tool will be removed due to performance issues but will be re-added with a later relea...
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  • New updates for iPads

    This weekend's release includes updates for our iPad testing apps with MAP Growth and MAP Reading Fluency. For MAP Growth, the update includes 2 new additions to student testing tools, the highlighter and eraser....
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  • New Mac Secure Testing Browser!

    Mac users! We have released a new version of our Secure Testing Browser that resolves issues with Flash Player and running background processes while testing. Make sure to update if these issues have caused testing di...
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  • New Product Updates space

    To stay informed on the latest product and system updates, sign in to our new Product Updates space! If you click the "follow" button on the top right side of the space, you will be automatically notified of any updat...
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  • Updates to our system requirements!

    This weekend's MAP release will now include support for the following operating systems:   iOS 12 for iPads Mac OS 10.14 Mojave Safari 12.0 in browser testing   For the full list of supported system...
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  • Have you updated your firewall settings?

    Test player white screens and slow item loading are most commonly related to blocked web traffic or insufficient bandwidth. To see which URLs should be added to your whitelist settings, see Firewall Whitelist and...
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  • Secure testing updates

    Have you updated your testing labs and devices to prepare for fall testing?   Starting in July, Secure Testing Browsers released prior to 2018 will no longer be permitted for MAP Growth testing so make sure to c...
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  • What is your role in assisting with MAP Growth testing?

    Do you have all the tools and resources you need? Please share your experience in our community!
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  • What do you do to prepare your network for testing?

    IT folks! Please share your best practices here about network preparation and lab setups.
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  • Does your school use stationary computers or mobile testing devices for MAP Growth testing?

    Please share what has been more successful for your testing labs to use and why that is!
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