PODCAST: Breakthrough Math Assessment for Algebra Readiness and High School Exit Exam Preparation
Wednesday, November 22, 2006
KENSINGTON, CA (July 2006): Let’s Go Learn, Inc. announces its newest assessment in the Diagnostic Online Math Assessment (DOMA) Series: the DOMA Pre-Algebra assessment, designed to assist students, parents and teachers with high school exit exam preparation and math assessment for algebra readiness. DOMA Pre-Algebra continues Let’s Go Learn’s tradition of criterion-referenced, diagnostic assessments.
Based on Let’s Go Learn’s OAASIS (Online Adaptive Assessment System for Individual Students) platform, DOMA: Pre-Algebra uses interactive, adaptive technology to create an algebra readiness math assessment in 14 different areas of pre-requisite math knowledge that educators consider essential for success in Algebra I. Developed by math specialists, DOMA Pre-Algebra provides teachers, parents, and administrators a detailed math assessment that is also an effective tool for high school exit exam preparation.
Let’s Go Learn CEO and Co-Founder Richard Capone says of this exciting new product, "We are thrilled to be able to offer this unparalleled Pre-Algebra math assessment. We know what a difficult transition the move into Algebra can be for math students, and we recognize that this is a time when students can, unfortunately, fall through the cracks. DOMA: Pre-Algebra is the only test of its kind to offer teachers the tools necessary to ensure that all students are prepared for success, even in preparation for those all important high school exit exams. Secondary students will appreciate the multimedia, adaptive assessment that ensures efficient testing, reduces test fatigue, and provides parents and teachers with detailed, diagnostic reports!"
Aligned with both NCTM and state standards, the DOMA series, including the new DOMA: Pre-Algebra, is ideal for both annual classroom screening and detailed, regular progress checks. Covering a broad range of skills, this math assessment is also perfect for identifying potential knowledge gaps in preparation for high school exit exams. Let’s Go Learn’s reporting system allows parents and teachers to track the progress of their students and to evaluate this progress against local benchmarks.
Let’s Go Learn offers K-12 reading and math assessment and instruction, as well as professional development courses for teachers and specialists. Developed by math and reading specialists and researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, Let’s Go Learn’s suite of products has proven to be extremely valid and reliable. Since its founding, Let’s Go Learn has been used to perform over 300,000 assessments nationwide. For more information about DOMA: Pre-Algebra or any other Let’s Go Learn product, please call 1-888-618-7323, or visit online at http://www.letsgolearn.com/.Back to Company News