Salt Lake City (PRWEB) May 08, 2014
School Improvement Network, the leader in educator effectiveness resources, today announced an education webinar with education expert Jay McTighe showing how to create Common Core-aligned assessment tasks to measure student learning on Thursday, May 13, at 1 p.m. (MST).
“Creating effective Common Core-aligned assessments is essential for educators to accurately measure student learning and track student mastery and progress,” said Chet D. Linton, CEO and president of School Improvement Network. “With Jay McTighe’s insights, educators can easily create Common Core-aligned assessments and help students progress towards mastering the 21st century skills they need to be prepared for college and career when they finish high school.”
In this webinar, educators will learn practical and proven design tools for developing quality performance tasks based on Jay McTighe’s new LumiBook, “Core Learning: Assessing What Matters Most,” and receive help to create Common Core-aligned assessment tasks to engage students.
About School Improvement Network
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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