Teachers and administrators can evolve the existing model of schooling into one that is more innovative, relevant, and effective. Take action to ensure all students master critical content by designing and implementing a competency-based (or proficiency-based) education system.
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Implementing a Competency-Based Learning and Grading System
Nurture a growth mindset and promote personal efficacy with a competency-based learning and grading system. This on-site PD service will show you how to teach, assess, collect, monitor, and review student-produced evidence in essential course skills. Your learners will develop a self-reliant, confident attitude that will help them navigate the rigors and complexities of higher education.
Discover how to close the gaps between assessment, curriculum, and instruction by replacing outmoded assessment methods with proficiency-based assessments.
Implementing Evidence-Based Grading
Challenge traditional grading practices and adopt a new, more effective grading model for students. This on-site professional learning engagement provides the pathway for implementing evidence-based grading practices in schools through a straightforward, five-phase creative model: (1) preparation, (2) incubation, (3) insight, (4) evaluation, and (5) elaboration.
Innovative Strategies for Proficiency-Based Instruction
Reinvent classroom lesson design with a focus on proficiency-based instructional strategies.
Adapting Evidence-Based Grading for Content Area Teachers
Put student growth at the heart of the classroom. Designed for content-area teachers and administrators, these strategies and techniques reveal how to implement evidence-based grading and maintain its effectiveness over time.
Becoming an Evidence-Based School
Help your school achieve proficiency and efficacy for all students, using evidence-based pedagogy and collaboration. In addition to re-examining their current practices, participants will explore the nature of assessment as a tool to support, learn how to involve the student in the feedback process, and understand how to promote reflective thought and evidence-based actions among learners.