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The Kids Do Care: The Importance of Student Input on Testing
Posted on Feb 1, 2017
  • Michelle George
Tags
  • Assessment
  • Common Core
  • General Education
  • State Standards

A common complaint about standardized assessments in this time of high-stakes testing is that while teachers and administrators are held accountable, students are not. Of course, teachers must be responsible, but by leaving learners out of the conversation, students often are not vested in the process.

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Exploring Formative Assessment in the Mathematics Classroom
Posted on Sep 14, 2016
  • Bea Moore Luchin
Tags
  • Assessment
  • General Education
  • Math
  • State Standards
  • Struggling Students

When correctly incorporated into classroom practice, the formative assessment process provides information needed to adjust teaching and learning while they are happening. The process serves as practice for the student and a check for understanding during the learning process.

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What did you learn today?
Posted on Apr 20, 2016
  • Bea Moore Luchin
Tags
  • Common Core
  • Math
  • NCTM Standards
  • State Standards

As we implement higher standards across the country, it has become increasingly important that we identify and use a variety of strategies to assess student learning so that the appropriate interventions may be provided.

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How to Unlock the Language of Math for Your Students
Posted on Mar 30, 2016
  • Bea Moore Luchin
Tags
  • Common Core
  • Math
  • NCTM Standards
  • State Standards

Sometimes the mathematics conversation is just as confusing to students as this collection of signs is to a driver in an unfamiliar situation. There appears to be a variety of symbols used to identify the different types of roads in the area, just as we have a variety of concepts, operations, and relations that are conveyed through symbolic notations.

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