The Navigate Item Bank™, available through our partnership with Certica Solutions, enables educators to get started right away creating new assessments from expertly developed items. Navigate can be added to Synergy LMS and accessed from the assessment interface alongside other items and assessments for streamlined delivery. Data analysis in Synergy LMS includes results from Navigate assessments.

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Navigate Item Bank


Navigate Item Bank consists of over 90,000 high-quality, standards-based items that enable educators to quickly measure student performance. Every Navigate Item Bank item is developed by a team of experts through a rigorous, multi-step process for developing and maintaining items of the highest quality. Items are subject to stringent writing guidelines, aligned to standards, reviewed for bias and sensitivity, and checked for quality at each step. 

  • 36,000+ math items for K-12
  • 36,000+ ELA items for K-12
  • 12,000+ science items, including 7,100+ NGSS items
  • Aligned to state-specific standards and the Common Core
  • 19,000+ Spanish translated items 
  • 4,000+ social studies items
  • 1,500+ passage
  • Innovative item types including 4,100+ technology-enhanced items (TEIs) 

Navigate Progress Checks


Navigate Progress Checks are pre-built assessments that allow educators to quickly measure student performance relative to a standard or set of standards, to inform instruction. These mini assessments are developed by content professionals who have experience and specialized training in test construction. Progress Checks are designed to be flexible and modular, and can be combined to create longer, more in-depth assessments. 

Navigate Progress Checks


Navigate Progress Checks are pre-built assessments that allow educators to quickly measure student performance relative to a standard or set of standards, to inform instruction. These mini assessments are developed by content professionals who have experience and specialized training in test construction. Progress Checks are designed to be flexible and modular, and can be combined to create longer, more in-depth assessments. 


Every Inspect Item Bank item is professionally written, unanimously approved by multiple content experts, aligned to the appropriate standard(s), and reviewed for bias, sensitivity concerns and rigor. Innovative item types include technology-enhanced items, constructed-response items, and performance tasks, providing deeper insights into student comprehension of rigorous content. Statistical data are collected to ensure items and assessments in the bank are reliable and valid.

Inspect Item Bank

Navigate Progress Checks


Navigate Progress Checks are pre-built assessments that allow educators to quickly measure student performance relative to a standard or set of standards, to inform instruction. These mini assessments are developed by content professionals who have experience and specialized training in test construction. Progress Checks are designed to be flexible and modular, and can be combined to create longer, more in-depth assessments. 

  • Math and ELA Progress Checks for grades 9-12 
  • Aligned to the Common Core
  • Organized at the standard and cluster level, so assessment can focus to the level of a single standard
  • 8-12 items, including multiple choice and TEIs
  • 15-25 minutes to administer