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Designing Engaging Assessments in Five Essential Phases Virtual Workshop

Virtual Event | November 30–December 1, 2020
USD $689.00
  • This event is a virtual workshop delivered via the Zoom meeting platform. Attendees will receive a link to participate one week prior to the event.
 

Designing Engaging Assessments in Five Essential Phases Virtual Workshop

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.

Monday, November 30th

10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Presentation

12:30–1:00 p.m.

Break

1:00–4:30 p.m.

Presentation

Tuesday, December 1st

10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Presentation

12:30–1:00 p.m.

Break

1:00–4:30 p.m.

Presentation

All times are eastern time zone.
There will be additional breaks within the presentation times given by the presenter.

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.


Workshop resources are located here within a Google docs folder. The folder allows educators to share rubric examples with each other. Each example offers a title, grade level, and course name, as well as the school of origin. Examples are not perfect, but each shows growth. Nicole will discuss these examples during the workshop. Please do not type into the documents within the folder, as this changes them for everyone. You are encouraged to download and revise materials, but please note the original author and school. If you have questions, please contact Nicole at [email protected].


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.