Research & Results

Amira Assessment is the culmination of 20+ years of reading research and applied reading science from leading universities and researchers from Carnegie Mellon University, Johns Hopkins University, and University of Texas Health Sciences. Evidence supporting Amira’s effectiveness includes more than 100 published research papers and is considered “gold standard.”

Review the complete list of research projects and publications. 


Amira earns prizes on the global stage and continues to raise the bar across the reading assessment landscape.

  • Winner of the 2020 Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence Program
  • Named official implementation of the Texas Primary Reading Inventory (TPRI)
  • Named a 2020 CODiE Awards Finalist for Best Use of Emerging Technology for Learning in Education
  • Honored as a SXSW EDU® Launch Finalist for 2019
  • Awarded the XPrize for Learning for the Carnegie Mellon University technology fueling Amira
  • Selected as 1 of 12 leading global startups by the Global Education Summit
  • Won the Hatch Pitch Contest
  • Awarded 2019 ISTE® Best of Show
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