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PLCs To Do List: Question #4 and Pre-assessment

The infamous question number four. We all shudder. “What if our students already know the material we are planning to teach?” Already know it!?!?!? How could they! How dare they! They’re only 12! But the sad truth is that once in … Continue reading

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School Should Be Like Yoga Class: The How

So my friend CajunCart, a beautiful writer and thinker and teacher (with her own blog), challenged me with this question after my last post about formative assessment and yoga: So, I responded that I’d write a post to address this … Continue reading

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Formative Assessment and Yoga

I’ve been doing yoga for ten years. I’ve practiced in many types of yoga classes- ashtanga, vinyassa, hot, power, yoga-at-church classes, yoga for relaxation, yoga videos, prenatal yoga- and currently I’m taking a class at my school that is for … Continue reading

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Formative Assessment and SBG Faculty Forum Class

2 Hour Course: Instructors Wrenn and Dobbs 10:45-10:55: Do Now: Take short google form about formative assessment and SBG/ Introductions. Based on the google form information, we will choose 3 tools to work on. 11:00-11:10 Tool 1; 11:10-11:20 Tool 2; … Continue reading

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Essential Learning Log

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Formative Assessment Class Day 2

Essential Questions: How can I create and organize plans for implementing formative assessment in the upcoming year? How can I build and use my PLN (professional learning network) for help with formative assessment and other teaching matters? How can I … Continue reading

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Formative Assessment

JULY 18th and 19th!!! 8:30-1:30 Participants will : 1)    Understand the benefits of formative assessment for teachers and students. 2)    Know multiple types of formative assessments. 3)    Self-assess their ability to use formative assessment in their classrooms. 4)    Create and … Continue reading

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