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BOX Files for ACT Aspire

Assessment

 

Next Generation Assessments: Do You Know What to Expect?

Audience: K-12 teachers, instructional facilitators, curriculum leaders, administrators

Length: 6 hours

Description: What do the ACT/Aspire assessments look like? What does it look like at each grade level?The role of the standards, text-types, text complexity, multi-media, gaming, and more!

 

Results: Participants leave with a deep understanding of the coming assessments, item types, and the technology that will be needed.

 

 

Technology-Enhanced Assessment Item Development

Audience: K-12 teachers, instructional facilitators, curriculum leaders

Length: 3 or 6 hours

Description: How do we build "Next Generation" type classroom assessments using free Web 2.0 tools? Explore some free tools, get some ideas for engaging student tasks, and create your own assessment items!

 

Results: Teacher- created assessment tasks using free technology tools.

 

 

Putting the Pieces Together – Scoring to the Standards

Audience: K-12 teachers, instructional facilitators, curriculum leaders

Length: 6 hours

 

Description: This is done AFTER intensive work with lesson design/GANAG and formative assessments/ INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKING...

 

Results: Conversations about and plans for scoring to the standards as a becnhmark for actual learning progress instead of grades for completion and compliance.