Your future assessment starts here.

New Meridian provides states and education systems with tools to transform assessment quickly.

Start Strong Assessment

Beginning-of-Year Insights to Help All Students Succeed

A new model for faster assessment innovation

New Meridian is pioneering a new approach for state assessment, combining operationally ready content with development to create a hybrid content model that can accommodate almost any goal, budget, or timeline.

Not all tests are created equal

More than any other assessment company, New Meridian provides states and educators with expertly designed content that’s uniquely focused on the skills that matter most for students’ future success: critical thinking, reasoning, research, and communication skills. Our content is proven for reliability, validity, and efficacy at scale.

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A network of educators and assessment innovators

States and education systems have long had a vision to both develop and share content, reducing costs and increasing quality. New Meridian makes that vision a reality, while allowing states the flexibility to work with whichever test administration they choose.

New Meridian is committed to collaboration

We’re proud to work with a wide range of expert organizations to help states develop high-quality assessment programs quickly and cost-effectively. New Meridian collaborates with the National Center for the Improvement of Assessment and the Human Resources Research Organization (HumRRO), as well as the test administration companies that support our partner states.

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Supporting Organizations

New Meridian is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization based in Austin, TX