NWEA's MAP Growth Voted Best Assessment in THE Journal Readers' Choice Awards
October 30, 2017 09:35 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Oct. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MAP Growth, from the not-for-profit assessment solutions provider NWEA, won platinum in the assessment category in the 2017 THE Journal Readers’...
NWEA and LanguaMetrics, Inc. Partner to Create Education Solutions
October 26, 2017 11:08 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Oct. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three leading education and technology providers have announced a collaboration to improve speech-enabled education solutions in support of student...
NWEA names Christopher Minnich as new CEO
October 23, 2017 17:00 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Oct. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NWEA board of directors today announced that Christopher Minnich has been named as the organization’s new chief executive officer. The position...
NWEA Partners with Pearson to Provide Customized Math, Literacy Instruction through SuccessMaker
October 16, 2017 13:59 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NWEA, the not-for-profit education assessment solutions provider, announced a new partnership with Pearson to provide individualized instructional...
Michigan Approves K-3 Assessment Solutions from NWEA for State's Schools and Districts
September 18, 2017 13:34 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Sept. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has approved the MAP Growth System and Skills Checklists from the not-for-profit NWEA as initial and...
Arizona State Board of Education Approves NWEA’s MAP Growth for Third-Grade Reading Proficiency Assessment
September 11, 2017 10:01 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Sept. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Arizona State Board of Education has approved the MAP Growth assessment from the not-for-profit NWEA as a third-grade reading proficiency...
NWEA Introduces MAP Growth Capability that Detects and Addresses Lack of Student Engagement in Assessment
August 16, 2017 08:00 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Aug. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Breaking new ground in student assessment, NWEA has developed advanced methods that detect and address lapses in student engagement during a MAP...
NWEA Researchers Win Inaugural Competition for Measuring Social-Emotional Learning
August 07, 2017 09:16 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Aug. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NWEA researchers won first place in the first annual Social-Emotional Assessment Design Challenge, a competition for assessments that measure...
NWEA and Wowzers Partner to Help Educators Provide Personalized Math Instruction
August 02, 2017 09:47 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., Aug. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NWEA, the not-for-profit assessment solutions provider, and Wowzers, a comprehensive online math program for grades K-8, announced that they have...
Arkansas Approves K-2 Assessment Solution from NWEA for State’s Schools and Districts
July 24, 2017 10:53 ET | NWEA
Portland, Ore., July 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Arkansas Department of Education has selected NWEA, the not-for-profit assessment solutions provider, as a Qualified Vendor for the state’s K-2...