Star Math Resources

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

Test Administration
Provides a preparation checklist and sample script to use with students
Gives educators essential information about using Star 360 assessments.
Provides helpful hints to get you started using the program.
Resources to help families support student learning, regardless of which products they are using.
Explains test scores.
Provides guidelines to help categorize student performance.
Provides guidelines using the Unified scale to help categorize student performance.
Provides links to technical papers that describe the linking of Star Math to state assessments.
Provides technical information about how the program was developed.
Provides technical information about how the Algebra and Geometry assessment programs were developed.
Explains Student Growth Percentiles (SGP) and defines testing windows.
Provides information about the Algebra and Geometry tests for high school students.
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
Specifies a progression of skills needed to determine algebra readiness.
An empirically validated learning progression.
Renaissance's Core Progress Math learning progression as it could be taught with an integrated pathway.