Curriculum + Products
Assessment Suite

Data-Driven Assessments for Targeted Instruction

Get real-time insights into student growth with our assessment suite, Waypoints. Using research-backed and peer-reviewed questions, effectively measure student growth across six Core Skills and view data-driven activity recommendations.

“Waypoints is a real adaptive learning tool: it analyzes data and then suggests the right activity so that you can connect with your students.”
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Aaron Chavez
Social Science Teacher at McKenney Intermediate School

Assess, Analyze, and Respond with Waypoints

Waypoints Formative Assessment

Gather Data to Customize Learning

Administer summative + formative assessments throughout the year to gather Waypoints data across Wayfinder’s six Core Skills. All questions are research-backed, developmentally appropriate, and tailored by grade band. Students can self-report Waypoints or educators can observe and assign Waypoints to students.

Waypoints Summative Assessment

Understand Students’ Strengths + Areas of Growth

Review Waypoints data to identify how students are developing across Core Skills. Summative Waypoints give insights into student skills at the beginning, middle (optional), and end of the year. Formative Waypoints enable educators to monitor skill growth in between summative assessments.

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Provide Timely + Effective Instruction

Use Waypoints data to inform instruction to target skills where students need the most support. Wayfinder’s powerful algorithm analyzes data and recommends activities for targeted, responsive instruction. Browse relevant activities in our Activity Library, with easy filtering options to find the content you need.

Assessments to Inform Instruction

Waypoints Summative Assessment
Summative Assessments

Understand students’ areas of strength and growth with summative assessments. Administer assessments at the beginning, middle (optional), and end of the school year to determine a student’s baseline and analyze skill growth over time.

Waypoints Formative Assessment
Formative Assessments

Track student progress with ready-made or custom formative assessments. Administer these assessments at regular intervals that align with your data collection or intervention process between summative assessments.

Wayfinder's Core Skills

Grow the Core Skills Students Need to Thrive

Preparing students for the future is the heart of what we do. Wayfinder’s assessment suite effectively tracks student growth in each of our CASEL-aligned Core Skill areas: Self-Awareness, Adaptability, Empathy, Collaboration, Agency, and Purpose.