Star Math Resources

A number of resources are available to help you use Star Math in the classroom more effectively:

Test Administration
Star Math Test Administration Manual Provides a preparation checklist and sample script to use with students (including the procedures formerly found in the Star Math Pretest Instructions).
Star 360® Implementation Guide Gives educators essential information about using Star 360 assessments.
Tips for Getting Started Provides helpful hints to get you started using the program.
A Parent's Guide to Star Assessments A list of questions and answers for parents.
Score Definitions Explains test scores.
Enterprise Benchmarks and Cut Scores Provides guidelines to help categorize student performance.
Unified Benchmarks and Cut Scores Provides guidelines using the Unified scale to help categorize student performance.
Star State Linking Studies Provides links to technical papers that describe the linking of Star Math to state assessments.
Star Assessments™ for Math Technical Manual Provides technical information about how the program was developed.
Star Assessments™ for Math—High School Technical Manual Provides technical information about how the Algebra and Geometry assessment programs were developed.
Student Growth Percentiles—Learn More Explains Student Growth Percentiles (SGP) and defines testing windows.
Star Math Algebra and Geometry Assessments Provides information about the Algebra and Geometry tests for high school students.
College Readiness (ACT Indicator) Reference Tables The product of a research study linking Star and ACT's EXPLORE test that can be used as a predictive indicator of the extent to which students are on track to be college ready by the end of the 12th grade.
Core Progress Learning Progression
Algebra Readiness Skills Specifies a progression of skills needed to determine algebra readiness.
Core Progress® for Math An empirically validated learning progression.
Core Progress Math: Integrated Pathway Renaissance's Core Progress Math learning progression as it could be taught with an integrated pathway.