• Comparing Dibels test to NWEA Reading and phonics testing

    Our district mandates that we use Dibles or an equivalent to Dibles to assess our students.  How is the NWEA Reading Fluency similar to Dibles specifically in testing for phonological awareness and the principles...
    Brooke Taylor
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  • Archdiocese of Louisville Virtual MAP Reading Fluency on 7/31/19, 8/8/19, or 8/12/19

    Which topic are you most interested in learning more about during our live session on July 31st? Features of MAP Reading Fluency Technology (set-up/best practices) Test administration (proctoring) Product navigati...
    Melissa Sass
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  • East Lycoming SD Virtual MAP Reading Fluency Basics 8/21/19

    Which aspect of MAP Reading Fluency do you want to learn more about? I look forward to working with you all on August 21st. Melissa Sass
    Melissa Sass
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  • Fuzhou Lakeside International Virtual MAP Reading Fluency on 8/19/19

    Which topic are you most interested in learning more about during our live session on August 19th? Features of MAP Reading Fluency Technology (set-up/best practices) Test administration (proctoring) Product naviga...
    Melissa Sass
    created by Melissa Sass
  • Taylor County Schools Virtual MAP Reading Fluency on 8/2/19

    Which topic are you most interested in learning more about during our live session on August 2nd? Features of MAP Reading Fluency Technology (set-up/best practices) Test administration (proctoring) Product navigat...
    Melissa Sass
    created by Melissa Sass
  • How are you using MAP Reading Fluency data to support your literacy instruction?

    Please reply to the question above and share ways in which you use data from MAP Reading Fluency in making instructional decisions for your students.    Amy Schmidt  Angela Nicholas Cris Wal...
    jane.nuessen@nwea.org
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  • A MAP Reading Fluency question from the field...

    A question that pops up often in our consultant delivered workshops is "How can I view my students' previous MAP Reading Fluency tests results?".  You can actually view previous test results from either the Stude...
    jane.nuessen@nwea.org
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  • When planning your small-group reading, what MAP Reading Fluency tools have been most useful to you in designing instruction?

    Kathy Dyer  Joi Converse  Amy Schmidt  Wendy Lynch  Ella Rigoulot  Yvonne Sorenson   Denise Varner  Kelli Shipp  Windi Hughes  Rachel Henk  Alexis Williams-Lee...
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  • Measuring Early Reading: Why Anchor Standards and Foundational Skills are Both Important

    How does measuring early reading remind NWEA's Cindy Jiban of the doorway in her kitchen, where all the little height marks on the doorjamb are labeled with a date that chart her son's physical growth?&...
    jane.nuessen@nwea.org
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  • MAP Reading Fluency Wins Award

    New time-saving, group-administered K-3 oral reading fluency and comprehension assessment earns prestigious industry recognition.    It was announced in June that MAP Reading Fluency from NWEA won the&...
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  • Innovative Assessment Using MAP Reading Fluency

    Were you a MAP Reading Fluency user this past school year?  How did this innovative tool allow you to use advanced technology to measure your students' oral reading fluency, comprehension, and foundatio...
    jane.nuessen@nwea.org
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  • Reflection

    As you reflect on student reading progress this year, of what are you most proud?  Did MAP Reading Fluency have an impact on this progress?
    jane.nuessen@nwea.org
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  • Use of MAP Reading Fluency Data

    How have you used MAP Reading Fluency data to support your balanced literacy instruction?   Kelli Shipp  Denise Varner  Candi Fowler
  • Paradigm shift?

    Have you experienced a paradigm shift regarding what it takes to be a fluent reader since your work with NWEA's MAP Reading Fluency tool?
    Denise Varner
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  • Which assessments, in MAP reading fluency, do you think students need?

    In our MAP reading fluency assessment tool, there are two types of assessments: Foundational Skills and Adaptive Oral Reading.  Which tests do you think ALL students need and why?  
    Candi Fowler
    created by Candi Fowler
  • How do you develop systems and protocols to align MAP Reading Fluency data to your school’s literacy assessment(s)?

    How do you develop systems and protocols to align MAP Reading Fluency data to your school’s literacy assessment(s)?  
    Marziah Karch
    created by Marziah Karch
  • Reading Fluency Tools

    What resources or tools do you need to ensure students’ fluency rates are progressing and meeting grade-level expectations?     Amy Schmidt  Yvonne Sorenson  Trish Tracy
  • Fast Talkers: Are Kids Getting the Right Message About Good Reading?

    Oral reading fluency is a key indicator of reading proficiency. But it’s got some issues, as it’s currently implemented in some schools. One of these is that we have a cadre of kids who are getting the wro...
    Marziah Karch
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  • Developing Reading Fluency

    Please share the best practices that you have used with your students to support the development of reading fluency.   Amy Schmidt  Trish Tracy  Robyn Sturgeon  Lori ...
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  • Oral Language Matters

    I just wanted to call attention to this excellent post in our Teach, Learn, Grow blog.  Oral Language Matters: Disrupting the Phonics Monopoly where Dr. Cindy Jiban points out that phonics is only one c...
    Marziah Karch
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