What are the skills that all students need to prepare for career and college?
We believe that it’s more than being able to give the right answer to specific questions, but rather to make the right …
Author: Kelly Goodrich
Topics: Formative assessment
There are many definitions of formative assessment floating around that can all be classified as correct, and our own international formative assessment expert, Dylan Wiliam, offers his summation …
As Dylan Wiliam explains in this video, as a starting point, teachers first need to believe that they can get better by changing some of their teaching practices. Once they believe this, from there …
"Every teacher needs to be getting better…better at something that will make a difference to their students…"
Those are the words of Dylan Wiliam, creator of the Keeping Learning on Track® …
“If you can both listen to children and accept their answers not as things to just be judged right or wrong but as pieces of information which may reveal what the child is thinking, you will have …
Our Fusion 2012 Conference recently wrapped up and the event is now behind us. We had over 900 attendees this year in Portland, Oregon to learn about new formative assessment strategies and …
Topics: Formative assessment, Professional development, Classroom tips
In a recent blog – What is Formative Assessment - we defined it as:
"Planned classroom practice to elicit evidence of learning minute-by-minute, day-by-day in the classroom; and non-summative …
Author: Kathy Dyer
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Lots of kids dread math. You can help them love it. Get advice on how from our Teach. Learn. Grow. math experts in our latest ebook.
There’s a lot policymakers can do to support schools during COVID-19. We talked with experts Evan Stone and LaTanya Pattillo about what to focus on during SY21–22.
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Effective literacy instruction must rely on the science of reading and best practices in balanced literacy.
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