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Texas Assessment Summit cohosted with TASA

11.06.2014 @ 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm

NWEA invites you to the Texas Assessment Summit cohosted with TASA

Join your colleagues, other Texas educators, and researchers from Northwest Evaluation Association™ (NWEA™) to learn about the complex issues surrounding the use of high-stakes assessment data and teacher/student goal setting at the Texas Assessment Summit for district leaders.

Take part in this informative conversation to help shape important assessment practices and leave with actionable goal-setting tactics for positive teacher outcomes. Participants will hear from Plano ISD representatives on how they use growth data to impact student STAAR performance. The use of student growth data and its role in the T-TESS teacher evaluation system will also be discussed by NWEA researchers working on teacher evaluation practices.

The focus of the summit will include:

  • Strategies for utilizing high-stakes assessment data.

  • Effective teacher goal setting for positive outcomes.

  • Utilizing student input in the goal setting process.

  • The value and application of growth measures.

  • How assessment literacy can transform academic outcomes.

Space is limited for this complimentary event, so please register by Thursday, October 30 to save your seat. Breakfast and lunch provided.


4:30 pm - 10:30 pm