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  1. Kim Bailey

    Kim Bailey

    Assessment Response to Intervention

    Kim Bailey is former director of professional development and instructional support for the Capistrano Unified School District in California. She also served as an adjunct faculty member at Chapman University in California.

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  2. Tim Brown

    Tim Brown

    Assessment Teams

    Tim Brown, a consultant, has 30 years of experience in education. As principal of elementary, middle, and high schools in Missouri, he led each to become a successful professional learning community.

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  3. Damian Cooper

    Damian Cooper


    Damian Cooper has specialized in student assessment for more than 20 years. He has been a secondary English, special education, and drama teacher; a department head; a librarian; a school consultant; and a curriculum developer.

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  4. Eileen Depka

    Eileen Depka

    Assessment Mathematics Response to Intervention

    Eileen Depka, PhD, has a background in assessment, common assessment design, rubric development, standards-based assessment, question design, classroom questioning practices, positive practices in grading and reporting, and the implementation of standards-based grading and reporting.

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  5. Cassandra Erkens

    Cassandra Erkens

    Assessment Leadership Teams

    Cassandra Erkens is a presenter, facilitator, coach, trainer of trainers, keynote speaker, author, and above all, a teacher. She presents nationally and internationally on assessment, instruction, school improvement, and professional learning communities.

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  6. Angela Freese

    Angela Freese


    Angela Freese is the director of learning analytics and systems improvement for Stillwater Area Public Schools in Stillwater, Minnesota. She has previously been a middle school assistant principal in the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District and an elementary assistant principal for Rochester Public Schools, both in Minnesota.

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  7. Thomas R. Guskey

    Thomas R. Guskey


    Thomas R. Guskey, PhD, is a professor of educational psychology at the University of Kentucky and is known throughout the world for his work on student assessment, grading and reporting, professional learning, and educational change.

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  8. Tom Hierck

    Tom Hierck

    Assessment Classroom Management & Behavior Leadership

    Tom Hierck has been an educator since 1983 in a career that has spanned all grade levels. He has been a teacher, an administrator, a district leader, a department of education project leader, and an executive director.

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  9. Garnet Hillman

    Garnet Hillman


    Garnet Hillman is an educator, author, presenter, and learner. She has served as an instructional coach at Caruso Middle School and as a Spanish teacher at Lockport Township High School, both in Illinois.

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  10. Chris Jakicic

    Chris Jakicic

    Assessment Teams

    Chris Jakicic, EdD, an author and a consultant, was principal of Woodlawn Middle School in Illinois from 1999 to 2007. She began her career teaching middle school science.

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