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Designing Engaging Assessments in Five Essential Phases Workshop

Tampa, Florida | October 17–18, 2022
$689.00
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Accelerate learning with innovative assessments

By creating and using effective assessments, educators can create a culture of learning where students are engaged and invested in their own success.

Developed for teachers, teams, instructional coaches, and school and district administrators, this workshop offers rich dialogue and practical techniques for improving assessment practices. Deepen your understanding of formative and summative assessments, and learn how to design assessments that guide instruction, involve students, and communicate learning.

You will also gain access to an electronic Google folder that contains assessments designed using the Design in Five process. These examples will act as guides as you and your team create meaningful assessments that help all students achieve at high levels.

  • Explore high-quality assessment and grading practices.
  • Learn how to use the Design in Five process to develop effective assessments.
  • Apply tools to ensure assessments guide instruction and learning.
  • Discover how to recognize the cognitive level of assessment items and tasks.
  • Identify and apply characteristics for high-quality rubrics, constructed response, multiple choice, and performance tasks.
  • Learn how to accurately analyze formative assessment results to increase student learning.
  • Examine ways to effectively communicate assessment scores.

Learn from leading experts

Hear from our attendees

Agenda and speakers are subject to change.

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Monday, October 17th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00–11:30 a.m.

Presentation

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:30–3:30 p.m. Presentation

Tuesday, October 18th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00–11:30 a.m.

Presentation

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:30–3:30 p.m. Presentation

Events reach capacity quickly. Please confirm your registration before making travel plans.

Parking information: Discounted to $18 daily Valet parking, $26 Overnight parking

In order to receive the discounted hotel room rate, please mention Solution Tree. After the deadline listed below, rates will be determined by the hotel.


Primary Hotel

Westin Tampa Waterside

725 S Harbour Island Blvd
Tampa, FL 33602
813.229.5000

Discounted Rate: (single or double) $194 per night
Deadline: September 16, 2022, or until group rate is sold out

Venue

Westin Tampa Waterside
Oasis Ballroom

725 S Harbour Island Blvd

Tampa, Florida


Participation Information

You will receive a certificate of participation 6 weeks after the event concludes. Please check with your state department of education for CEU availability.


There will be a limited number of copies of Concise Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Assessment and Grading, Essential Assessment, Growing Tomorrow’s Citizens in Today’s Classrooms and Instructional Agility available for purchase.


Additional Information

Included with your registration

Design in Five

Design in Five

Discover how to work with your school team to create innovative, effective, engaging assessments using a five-phase design protocol.