KindergartenWaKIDS - Washington Kindergarten Inventory of Skills
Description: This program is a transition process that helps to ensure a successful start to the K-12 experience and connect the key adults in a child’s life.
When is it given?: This assessment is given during the first two months of school.
How data is used: Results are used to help kindergarten teachers learn about the skills and strengths of the children in their classrooms so they can meet the needs of each child.
Link for more information: http://www.k12.wa.us/WaKIDS/default.aspxMAP - Measure of Academic Progress
Description: Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) tests present students with engaging, age-appropriate content. As a student responds to questions, the test responds to the student, adjusting up or down in difficulty.
When is it given?: This assessment is given in the fall, winter, and spring.
Subjects tested: The two subjects assessed are reading and math.
How data is used: Results are used to show student growth.
Link for more information: https://www.nwea.org/assessments/map/