October 11, 2018

Predicting performance on high-stakes tests: Why, how, and what’s next

You may have heard that Renaissance Star Assessments® can accurately predict student performance on your state’s summative or high-stakes test, as well as measure student progress toward ACT and SAT college and career readiness benchmarks. But what does it mean […]
October 11, 2018

Indiana Approves Renaissance Star Early Literacy for Universal Screening for Dyslexia

Just in time for Dyslexia Awareness Month, the state reviews the award-winning assessment to measure students’ skills, including phonological and phonemic awareness, sound symbol knowledge, decoding skills, and alphabet knowledge WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (Oct. 11, 2018) – Renaissance®, a leader […]
October 4, 2018

Spark a passion for reading: 15 ways to motivate daily reading practice

A little bit of reading goes a long way. By reading around 15 minutes per day between grades 1 and 12, a student will have read more than 5 million words by the time they graduate high school. Increase reading […]
October 3, 2018

Reading choice and accurate assessments fuel reading and math growth in CA district

Life aboard a centuries-old pirate ship? Helping solve a crime that has a town on pins and needles? Exploring a dense jungle with dinosaurs roaming all around? It’s no secret that when students get to choose their own books, they […]