HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A new report asks whether the race and affluence of Adam Lanza’s family influenced decisions about how to care for his mental health problems in the years before he committed the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. 806 more words
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Today I went on my first round of solo home visits. Since I went by myself (Lemon and Zejun are both out of town for the weekend) I was a little bit nervous. 192 more words
I haven`t posted a song for a long time.
So here it is, “We are going to be friends” by The White Stripes.
I am proud that I had the opportunity to see Jack White playing it live at one of the best concerts I`ve been to so far, in Bucharest, earlier this month. 108 more words
I’ve been attending a 3-day assessment seminar series by Jay McTighe, and Tuesday of this week was Day 2. Though the information shared isn’t anything different from what I learned 10 years ago in my undergraduate Instructional Design class, a large part of Tuesday’s session was spent in worksessions applying what we were discussing and creating actual assessments. 232 more words
Brainstorming what comes to mind when thinking about assessment.
My immediate thoughts regarding assessment range from the formal scantron memories of my school experiences to the ongoing formative assessments I tend to use with my students which allows for student creativity and differentiation. 254 more words