Common Core-aligned assessments and assessment tasks are essential to help educators effectively measure student learning and drive 100 percent of students to develop the skills they will need to graduate ready for college or a career.
Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) March 06, 2014
School Improvement Network, the leader in educator effectiveness resources, today announced a free education webinar showing educators how to create Common Core-aligned assessment tasks to measure student learning with education expert Jay McTighe on Thursday, March 20, at 1 p.m. MST.
“The Common Core State Standards were designed to drive students toward college and career readiness,” said Chet D. Linton, CEO and president of School Improvement Network. “Common Core-aligned assessments and assessment tasks are essential to help educators effectively measure student learning and drive 100 percent of students to develop the skills they will need to graduate ready for college or a career.”
Educators who attend this webinar will get a set of practical and proven design tools for developing quality performance tasks based on Jay McTighe’s new LumiBook, “Core Learning: Assessing What Matters Most” to help them create Common Core-aligned assessment tasks to engage students.
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Founded in 1991 by teachers, School Improvement Network has spent decades researching and documenting the best practices in education. From this research, School Improvement Network has developed the Educator Effectiveness System. This system delivers a process to improve teacher practice and gives educators a set of powerful tools to drive the process. Research shows that districts and schools that use the tools in the Educator Effectiveness System produce better teachers and, as a result, experience dramatic increases in student achievement, driving up student proficiency by an average of 18 percent in a single year. School Improvement Network works with thousands of schools and districts in every state and around the world and has visited over 3,500 classrooms to document best practices in action. Learn more at http://www.schoolimprovement.com.
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