CompassLearning Explorer

Explorer diagnoses, assesses, and prescribes

CompassLearning Explorer from CompassLearning ( is an online assessment tool that diagnosesstudent strengths and weaknesses on tested objectives; assesses studentlearning against state and national standards; and automaticallyprescribes personalized learning paths for remediation, reinforcement,and enrichment. At the heart of the Explorer program isCompassLearning Odyssey Manager, which delivers research-based,standards-aligned assessment and curriculum, and provides detailedreports on individualstudent andgroup progress.Odyssey Manageralso allows teachersto create, modify,and customize testitems to meet theirstudents’ needs.Pricing varies.

This article originally appeared in the 09/01/2005 issue of THE Journal.