This test is administered to English learners in order to
measure progress toward meeting Minnesota’s standards for English language
development. This assessment measures students' social and academic language
related to listening, speaking, reading and writing in kindergarten through
This test is administered in February-March to kindergarten through 12th grade students identified as English learners.
of Academic Progress (MAP) is a series of tests that measure students'
general knowledge in reading and math through a state-aligned
computerized test. MAP tests are adaptive tests that assess the
instructional level and growth of each student. MAP testing helps
teachers identify areas that may be more challenging for students and,
if necessary, adjust instructional strategies to improve student's
This test is administered to select high school students in the Fall, but Winter and Spring MAP testing is optional.