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COMMUNITY INTERACTION COMMITTEE: November 17, 2014

The following schools and individuals were some of the attendees represented at the most recent Community Interaction meeting: LOP, Ardena, Griebling, Memorial and Aldrich represented at meeting. 301 more words

Committee Meeting

New Standardized Tests Come Under Fire

(CBS) – More than 1 million Illinois students are just months away from taking a brand-new standardized test—unless thousands of people get their way.

CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov explains why educators and parents alike are fighting to delay the new test in this original report. 175 more words

News

I'm Still Waiting for Flying Cars

Sometimes I have no filter.

Those of you who know me…stop laughing.

I really have gotten better at tempering what I say and keeping the snark under control except with close friends. 367 more words

Education

Your children deserve better than this, first-grade teachers tell parents - The Washington Post

Karen Hendren and Nikki Jones are highly regarded first-grade teachers at Skelly Elementary School in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They wrote an open letter to the parents of the children in their classes that explains why they have decided not to administer a standardized test known as the MAP Measures of Academic Progress or student surveys that they believe violate students’ privacy. 14 more words

Common Core

The ACT doesn't reflect well on STEM , but STEM may not be the issue

CHARLES CITY, Iowa- Students interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics seems to be going up, but ACT scores are not necessarily reflecting their success in these topics. 103 more words

Iowa

Multiples Intelligences / What Kind of Learner are you?

Learning styles vary from person to person. There is no cookie cutter way to teach nor is there to learning. Because a student does not measure up to a standardized test does not necessarily mean they are not learning. 584 more words

Learning

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Class
Today, all students took the Albuquerque Performance Task for 6th grade.

Homework
None!

Standardized Test