• Tip: Family Toolkit

    Parents and families play an integral part of every student's success. Knowing what to expect from a MAP Growth assessment is important because it can give them the tools on how to best prepare their scholar, interpre...
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  • Tip: Adding a new school year to MAP

    To avoid potential issues with accessing reports or rostering for the fall term, you will need to add the next school year to your MAP system. System Administrators and District Assessment Coordinators have the requir...
    Danielle Kerns
    created by Danielle Kerns
  • does NWEA have a short video that will help students with popup blockers?

    Our summer reading camp students are testing remotely.
    Gregg Bibb
    created by Gregg Bibb
  • How does adjusting instructional weeks impact reports?

    Question How does adjusting instructional weeks impact reports? Answer If you change the weeks of instruction in your MAP Growth settings, you will likely see a corresponding change in percentiles and growth proje...
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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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  • NWEA Professional Learning Workshop Overview Documents

    NWEA Professional Learning Workshop Overview Documents This page contains short overview documents for key NWEA professional learning workshops. Review these to know what will be covered in a session you've been sched...
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  • What RIT is used to determine the goal area ranges like Lo, LoAvg?

    Question What are the RIT scores used to sort goal area scores into ranges (for example: Low, Low Average, Average, High Average, High - also known as "goal descriptors")? What are the RIT cut offs or cut scores betw...
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  • RIT to grade level comparisons

    Question If a student gets a particular score on a MAP Growth test, does that mean they are performing at a particular grade level? Are two students who get the same RIT score performing the same? Can we compare RIT ...
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  • Understanding CGI and CGP

    Introduction This article discusses the relationship between the conditional growth index (CGI) and conditional growth percentile (CGP) found in many growth reports. Information Introduction to conditional growthA...
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  • Teacher guide to accessing MAP reports

    Introduction Teachers can access a variety of MAP Growth reports for their students and classes. This guide will show you how to access the most popular reports for teachers. All of these reports can be used for...
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  • School growth norms calculator

    Introduction School Growth Norms can be used to compare growth at your school to student growth at other schools. Information The School Norms Calculator is an Excel file that enables users to compare their school...
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  • Why do I see the same growth projection for all my students?

    Question Why do I see the same growth projection for all my students? Answer While we would typically expect to see that lower starting scores have a higher growth projection, this is not always the case. Where th...
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  • What are the School and Mean Gain Percentile in School Norms Calculator

    Question What are the School Percentile and Mean Gain Percentile in the School Norms Calculator? Answer School percentile: Provides a percentile rank for a particular grade and subject in a specific term comp...
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  • Students showing Below Expectation in Foundational Skills

    Question Why are most 2nd grade and higher students showing "Below Expecatation" in Foundational Skills? Shouldn't these students meet or exceed expectation? Answer For most 2nd graders in most terms, and for all ...
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  • Testing dates for 2020-2021

    What are the Texas testing dates for 2020-2021?
    Mary Roland
    last modified by Mary Roland
  • Where can I find the Norms Study and related documents?

    Question Where can I find the Norms Study and related documents? Answer The NWEA 2015 RIT Scale Norms Study and related documents are located in the MAP Help Center under Your Data > Norms and Standards, or at ...
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  • i want exam my students at home

    Given the conditions of corona I want to test students using test.nwea.org
    samah ali
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  • Testing dates for 2020-2021

    What are the tentative MAP testing dates for K-6 for Newman International Academy in Cedar Hill, Texas?  Please advise ASAP
    Mary Roland
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  • Can CGIs and CGPs be averaged, aggregated, or compared across grades, subjects, and seasons?

    Question Can CGIs or CGPs be aggregated, averaged, or compared across test seasons? Can you aggregate the CGIs or CGPs for a mixed group of students across different grade levels? Answer Can I compare the conditio...
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  • Tip: End of school year checklist!

    Now that another MAP Growth test season and school year are coming to a close, it's time to revisit a post that I shared last year on the steps you should take to close the year out strong!   Close your test win...
    Danielle Kerns
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