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A Favorite Math Lesson Resource

I want to share one of my favorite resources for rich math lessons: the Mathematics Assessment Project, which is a collaboration between the University of Nottingham and UC Berkeley. 747 more words


How recalling laid off teachers hurts our profession

As a teacher, then an administrator, I have seen several sides of the lay off/re-call system in many different districts.  Some districts lay off teachers in specialized areas, others do mass lay offs and some use the surplussing of teachers as a way to control the changing nature of school programmes, classes with increasing and decreasing enrollment.   669 more words

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Assessment Process in an Alternative School Setting, Part 1

Like all good teachers I’ve given a bit of thought to the learning and assessment process. I can’t say what works for me and my students will work for you and your students. 165 more words


Community Placement Day 19

So today was my formative assessment day and another busy morning at clinic. Clinic went pretty well, although all our ladies were showing up protein in their urine – we decided it was the sticks and ditched the pack! 522 more words

Community Connect 17th July - Formative Assessment

FREE ONLINE PD: JOIN US this Thursday night at 8pm (Sydney time) as I take you through a pedagogical theory and practical methods of “Formative assessment”. 64 more words

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