Grades 9-12 Reasoning Package

EDUCATE INSIGHT: Assessment of Reasoning Skills Grades 9-12 EDUCATE INSIGHT Thinking Mindset Assessments for grades 6-12
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Grades 9-12 Reasoning Package


The Grades 9-12 Reasoning Package provides objective assessment of the critical thinking skills and quantitative reasoning skills of high school test-takers. It features two assessments used throughout the world. EDUCATE Reasoning Skills Grades 9-12 measures critical thinking and quantitative reasoning skills. EDUCATE Insight Mindset Grades 6- 12 measures the degree to which older children and adolescents in middle and high school are cognitively engaged and mentally motivated toward intellectual activities.  Used together, they provide a comprehensive measurement of whether a test taker is ‘willing and able’ to think well.

Educators know that the ability and the willingness to learn are interdependentThe metrics delivered by the Grade 9-12 Reasoning Package provides relevant, objective input for teachers in the classroom, for school improvement and accreditation reports.

Skills Assessed by EDUCATE INSIGHT Reasoning Grades 9-12

EDUCATE INSIGHT Reasoning Skills Grades 9-12 enables our clients to objectively measure students’ mathematical reasoning and critical thinking skills online in with a single instrument.

Critical thinking and quantitative scores reported include:

  • Analysis
  • Interpretation
  • Inference
  • Evaluation
  • Explanation
  • Induction
  • Deduction
  • Numeracy
  • Overall Reasoning Skills

Mindset Attributes Assessed by EDUCATE INSIGHT Thinking Mindset Grades 6-12

Five attribute domains are measured:

  • Mental Focus
  • Learning Orientation
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Cognitive Integrity
  • Scholarly Rigor

Data Reported

The metrics delivered by these thinking skills and mindset assessments is used for skills development, support programs, accreditation, school improvement, program evaluation and selective admissions.

Our assessment report package provides the tables and graphics needed to compare your students’ achievement with national norms.  It also identifies individual and group strengths and weaknesses. Online testing includes a printable individual report to document the scores of each test-taker; a short interpretative text description of each scale is included.

Numerical and categorical interpretation of strength are reported. A norm-referenced percentile ranking is provided for skills assessments.

User Manuals provide comprehensive information how to optimally interpret Insight Assessment results reports.

Validity and Reliability

These assessments are built on the growing science of the measurement of human decision-making.  Each instrument has been psychometrically evaluated in collaboration with researchers, educators, trainers and working professionals, to assure cultural and language competence in the intended test taker group.

Test Administration

Insight Assessment offers the industry’s most complete and cost-effective array of testing options. Secure, encrypted online testing is available 24x7x365 with our multilingual delivery options.  Our browser or app based online system provides the option of taking our assessments on virtually any device.

The online test-taker interface is easy to use, data encrypted and flexible. Tests can be assigned to be taken within any window of time which meets the client’s needs. Each test is scored as soon as the test-taker submits responses to the items on the test.

Contact Us

The Grades 9-12 Reasoning Package is widely used by public and private high schools, prep schools, and American and European International Schools.

Call us today at 650-697-5628. Learn why K-12 educators in public and private high schools, prep schools, and American and European International Schools use Insight Assessment test instruments to gather the data they need to develop stronger student critical thinking.

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