State Approvals

Approved for Use throughout the Nation

The Curriculum Associates family of products, including i-Ready, Ready, i-Ready Classroom Mathematics, and BRIGANCE, have been approved for use in states throughout the nation. Educators can find comfort in knowing that third-party and independent organizations have vetted the tools and resources offered by Curriculum Associates for use by students to address a range of needs.

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Alabama

Name of List: Early Reading and Math Assessments 
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Assessment, Reading and Mathematics
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Alaska

No listed approvals at this time.
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Arizona

Name of List: Move on When Reading Intervention and Supports
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Assessment and Personalized Instruction (including Ready Reading and Teacher Toolbox)
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Arkansas

Name of List: K–2 Assessment
Approved Solution: Grades K–2 i-Ready Mathematics and Reading
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Name of List: 3–8 Assessment
Approved Solution: Grades 3–8 i-Ready Mathematics and Reading
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Name of List: Arkansas Literacy Curriculum Approved Programs
Approved Solution: Grades K–6 i-Ready Assessment and Personalized Instruction
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California

Name of List: Grade 2 Diagnostic Assessment for Math
Approved Solution: Grade 2 i-Ready Mathematics
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Name of List: Grade 2 Diagnostic Assessment for ELA
Approved Solution: Grade 2 i-Ready Reading
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Name of List: CDE-Approved Diagnostic Assessments
Approved Solution: K–12 i-Ready Mathematics and Reading for examining student progress
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Colorado

Name of List: READ-Approved Interim Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Reading
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Name of List: K–3 Diagnostic Assessments
Approved Solution: i-Ready Reading (PA, PH, Vocab, and Comprehension)
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Name of List: K–2 Summative Assessments
Approved Solution: i-Ready Reading
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Name of List: CDE-Approved Diagnostic Assessments
Approved Solutions:

  • Grades K–3 Ready Reading (Supplemental: Listening and Reading Comprehension)
  • i-Ready (Intervention Programming by literacy component: Phonological and Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Vocabulary, and Listening and Reading comprehension)

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Connecticut

Name of List: Research-Based Grades K–3 Universal Screening Reading Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Diagnostic and Growth Monitoring
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Delaware

Name of List: DPAS-II Component V Student Growth Measures
Approved Solutions:

  • K–12 i-Ready Diagnostic
  • BRIGANCE: Diagnostic Inventory of Early Development-II (Grade 6-Adult)

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Florida

Name of List: Norm-Referenced Assessment for Private Schools
Approved Solution: Grades 3–12 i-Ready Mathematics and Reading
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Name of List: Alternative Assessments for Good Cause Promotion (Grade 3 Alternative Assessment)
Approved Solution: Grade 3 i-Ready Reading
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Georgia

No listed approvals at this time.
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Hawaii

No listed approvals at this time.
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Idaho

Name of List: K–12 Core Math Adoption
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 Ready Common Core Mathematics in conjunction with i-Ready Diagnostic and Personalized Instruction
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Name of List: Literacy Intervention Tools
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Assessment and Personalized Instruction
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Illinois

No listed approvals at this time.
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Indiana

Name of List: Formative Assessment Grant 
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Assessment
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Name of List: Norm-Referenced Assessments
Approved Solution: i-Ready Diagnostic
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Name of List: Dyslexia Screeners, K–12
Approved Solution: i-Ready Diagnostic and Grades K–2 Offline Screening Tasks
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Iowa

Name of List: Literacy Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–6 i-Ready Diagnostic
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Kansas

No listed approvals at this time.
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Kentucky

Name of List: Common Kindergarten Entry Screener
Approved Solution: BRIGANCE Kindergarten Screen III
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Louisiana

Name of List: Tier 1 Instructional Materials
Approved Solution: i-Ready Classroom Mathematics, K–5 and Ready Louisiana Mathematics, K–8
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Maine

No listed approvals at this time.
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Maryland

No listed approvals at this time.
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Massachusetts

Name of List: Early Literacy Screening Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Diagnostic
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Michigan

Name of List: Return to Learn Approved Benchmark Assessment
Approved Solution: i-Ready Mathematics and Reading, Grades K–8
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Name of List: Early Literacy Initial Assessments and Extensive Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Diagnostic

Name of List: Research-Based Effective Literacy Instruction Professional Learning
Approved Solution: Professional Learning Sessions for i-Ready Assessment for Reading
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Name of List: Guidance Handbook for Educators of English Learners with Suspected Disabilities
Approved Solution: BRIGANCE Diagnostic Assessment of Basic Skills (Spanish)
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Minnesota

No listed approvals at this time.
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Mississippi

Name of List: Approved List of Reading Screeners
Approved Solution: i-Ready Reading, K–12
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Missouri

No listed information at this time.
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Montana

No listed approvals at this time.
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Nebraska

Name of List: K–3 Reading Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Diagnostic
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Nevada

Name of List: Evidence-Based Intervention List 
Approved Solution: i-Ready Assessment, Personalized Instruction, Ready Mathematics, Ready Reading, Ready Writing, and professional development support 
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Name of List: P-K–K Screens
Approved Solution: BRIGANCE Early Childhood Screens III
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New Hampshire

No listed approvals at this time.
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New Jersey

No listed approvals at this time.
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New Mexico

Name of List: Math Adoption List
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Diagnostic
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Name of List: K–2 Structured Literacy Supplementary Instructional Materials
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Diagnostic
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New York

Name of List: Approved Assessments for Use by School Districts and BOCES in Teacher and Principal Evaluations
Approved Solution: Grades K–12 i-Ready Assessment
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North Carolina

Name of List: Read to Achieve Local Alternative Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–3 i-Ready Diagnostic (renewed for 2020–2021 school year)
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North Dakota

No listed approvals at this time.
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Ohio

Name of List: Approved Assessment List 
Approved Solutions:

  • Grades K–3 Diagnostic Assessment
  • Alternative Assessment for Grades 3–8 Mathematics
  • Alternative Reading Assessment (TGRG)
  • Alternative Assessment for Grades 3–8 ELA
  • Growth Measures: Teacher and Principal Evaluation, High-Quality Student Data, and Gifted Student Identification and Screening

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Oklahoma

No listed approvals at this time.
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Oregon

Name of List: Adopted Instructional Materials 
Approved Solution: Ready Common Core Mathematics and i-Ready Assessment 
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Pennsylvania

No listed approvals at this time.
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Rhode Island

Name of List: Interim Assessments 
Approved Solution: Grades K–12 i-Ready Assessment 
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South Carolina

Name of List: Adoption List of Formative Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Diagnostic, Achievement Test for Gifted and Talented Identification 
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South Dakota

No listed approvals at this time.
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Tennessee

Name of List: Math Adoption
Approved: Grades K–8 TN Ready Mathematics, including Teacher Toolbox, and i-Ready Assessment
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Texas

Name of List: Group-Administered Achievement Tests
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Diagnostic, BRIGANCE IED III Standardized, and BRIGANCE Screens III
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Name of List: Math Innovation Zones
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Assessment and Personalized Instruction
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Utah

Name of List: Instructional Materials Adoption 
Approved Solution: Grade 6 Ready Mathematics and i-Ready Diagnostic and Personalized Instruction
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Name of List: STEM Action Center Utah: K–12 Math Personalized Learning Software Grant 
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Diagnostic and Personalized Instruction
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Vermont

No listed approvals at this time.
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Virginia

Name of List: Student Growth Assessments
Approved Solution: Grades K–8 i-Ready Diagnostic
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Washington

Name of List: Screeners for Literacy Skills Associated with Dyslexia 
Approved Solution: i-Ready Assessment
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West Virginia

No listed approvals at this time.
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Washington, DC (District of Columbia)

No listed approvals at this time.
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Wisconsin

Name of List: Early Childhood Outcomes Recommended Assessment Tools
Approved Solution: BRIGANCE Early Childhood Developmental Inventory (Birth to 7 Years)
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Wyoming

No listed approvals at this time.
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Department of Defense Education Activity

No listed approvals at this time.
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