Questioning to Support Formative Assessment


CCSS MathFormative assessment is a powerful tool for improving teaching and increasing student learning. community, Implementing Common Core Standards in Math, is holding a four-part Formative Assessment Webinar Series that explores strategies for strengthening the role of formative assessment in mathematics instruction.  In the second interactive session, Dr. Sara Delano Moore, Director of Mathematics and Science at ETA hand2mind, focused on questioning techniques which support visible student thinking and provide quality information for teachers.  Webinar attendees learned strategies for crafting important questions and incorporating them into their teaching.  Watch the webinar recording to learn questioning techniques which move student learning forward.

Catch up on Part 1 of the Formative Assessment Webinar Series:
What is Formative Assessment?

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Implementing Common Core Standards in Math is a professional learning community (PLC) that provides a platform, advice and support regarding the new roll out in our national math curriculum. Some of the topics to be discussed in this community include: suggested frameworks/time lines, formative/summative assessments, engaging lessons, manipulatives, content standards, mathematical practices, family involvement, technology, and differentiation.  This program is sponsored by ETA hand2mind.

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