Tags » Assessment

Why We're Practicing for Standardized Testing Now

I could rant and rail for a little while about standardized testing and how much I can’t stand it and how detrimental one size fits all approaches to assessment make me nuts, and how most multiple choice tests are the equivalent of a broken thermometer in terms of assessing student learning and potential, but I’ll just leave it at this… 601 more words

Homeschooling

'How's Your Mental Health?'

I’m reflecting. I’m evaluating my input into people’s lives. It’s what I do as a physiotherapist in a Community Health Centre. Life’s tough out there. I’ve changed my practices, as I do periodically in the search of excellence. 287 more words

Writing

Rooster's Off to See the World: Noticing and Noting

In our Early Elementary Division, I am having mini-residencies in Kindergarten and 1st grade classrooms. By spending 4 of 6 rotation days in one classroom, we are able to deepen our mathematical understanding at both the teacher and student level. 768 more words

Lesson Planning

26622 Writing

Currently under development until November 2017.

Please come back soon.

Thank you.

Learning | Education

Daily Whole Class Feedback by @Mroberts90Matt

A recent idea shared by @_MissieBee has prompted me to share this. It links very closely to a brilliant idea where the class are given a whole class feedback slide or sheet to stick in their book which highlights good things done and common misconceptions. 1,299 more words

Education

Revision Protocol

YOU MAY USE THE FOLLOWING PROTOCOL ANYTIME DURING THIS SEMESTER,

AS LONG AS YOU SUBMIT THE INITIAL ANNOTATED RUBRIC BY Mon Dec 4, 2017.

If you have received below a 90% on a TURNITIN assignment and want to revise for an average of the two scores,  140 more words

Assessment

Hubert: AI Helping You Stay on Course

My father loved flying in World War II. Being at the controls of a single seat photo-reconnaissance plane meant not only being the pilot, but the radio operator, photographer, and, most importantly, the navigator. 341 more words