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Suggestions for Using MDTP

MDTP provides educators the following resources to help plan and use the MDTP Assessment System.  

Topic Progressions Aligned to Standards

MDTP provides an alignment of MDTP Topics from each diagnostic test to the Common Core State Standards to assist LEAs to monitor and report growth.  MDTP also offers free training to educators to assist their ability to analyze student readiness and growth in these topics.  


Suggestions for Administering End-of-Year MDTP Tests

Middle School Grades 5-8

Course

Pathway

Purpose

Recommended Test

Grade 5

CC Math

Advanced

Compacted

Accelerated

One of multiple measures to inform preparedness for the mathematics in the next course

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Assessment of Preparedness for 7th Grade Mathematics 7M40A15

Regular

Inform preparedness for the mathematics in the next course

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Assessment of Preparedness for 6th Grade Mathematics 6M35A20

Grade 6

CC Math

Regular

Inform preparedness for the mathematics in the next course

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Assessment of Preparedness for 7th Grade Mathematics 7M40A15

Advanced

Compacted

Accelerated

Inform preparedness for the mathematics in the next course

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Assessment of Preparedness for 8th Grade Mathematics 8M40A15

Grade 7

CC Math

Regular

Inform preparedness for the mathematics in the next course

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Assessment of Preparedness for 8th Grade Mathematics 8M40A15

Advanced

Compacted

Accelerated

Inform preparedness for the mathematics in the next course

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Algebra 1/Integrated Math 1 Readiness Test AMR45A19

Grade 8

CC Math

Regular

One of multiple measures to inform 9th grade course options

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Algebra 1/Integrated Math 1 Readiness Test AMR45A19

Grade 8

Algebra 1

Advanced

Compacted

Accelerated

One of multiple measures to inform readiness for Geometry

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Geometry Readiness Test GRR45A19

Grade 8

Integrated 1

 

Advanced

Compacted

Accelerated

One of multiple measures to inform readiness for Integrated Math II

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Integrated Second Year Readiness Test ISR45A20

High School Students in 11th Grade Math Coursework

Course

Pathway

Purpose

Recommended Test

Algebra II

Regular (or)

Advanced

Accelerated

Inform readiness for Precalculus, Math Analysis, or Trigonometry

Check growth from mid-year testing

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Precalculus Readiness Field Test PR45D20

Integrated Math III

Regular (or) 

Advanced

Accelerated

Inform preparedness for Precalculus, Math Analysis, or Trigonometry

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Precalculus

Regular (or)

Honors Advanced

Accelerated

Inform preparedness for Calculus

Inform program reflection and design

Meet the State’s year-end diagnostic testing mandate

Calculus Readiness Test CR45A12

For suggestions for all course-levels, please click here to view the full document.