Visual representation of Formative Assessments.

Nationally normed Istation’s Indicators of Progress (ISIP™) measure student growth by providing monthly assessments.

An overview of Istation’s Formative Assessments

Based on scientific evidence and comprehensive research, Istation’s powerful computer-adaptive diagnostic and screening assessments for reading, math, and Spanish literacy support instructional decision-making, increase engagement, and improve educational outcomes. The immediate feedback provides easy-to-understand student data that is timely, specific, and constructive.

Powered by the science of reading, Istation assesses the National Reading Council’s “Big Five” foundational essentials. Schools get actionable and insightful data that measures phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, comprehension, and vocabulary, as well as many other skills.

Plus, Istation’s digital Oral Reading Fluency assessment for grades K through 3 combines over three decades of educational research with more than a decade of technical development and data to provide schools with the latest voice recognition and recording technology through a partnership with Boulder Learning, Inc. Istation’s Indicators of Progress (ISIP™) Oral Reading Fluency automatically scores digitally recorded student passages while providing teachers the ability to override auto-scores and manually score recordings.

Automatic screening and progress monitoring in 30 minutes every month save time while providing the frequency for effective data integrity.

On-demand assessments offer more frequent progress monitoring to support aggressive intervention.

Precise measurements track student ability and skill development within subtests.

Seamless placement automatically puts students on individual learning paths based on their abilities.

Assessment modeling for young learners helps students practice and become familiar with the experience before taking an actual assessment.

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