Fine-Tuning Assessments for MTSS: Best Practices for Meeting Students Where They Are
Thursday, March 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Presented by Peter Whitmore, Director of Professional Services, Illuminate Education; and James Fleming, Executive Director of Professional Services, Illuminate Education
Sponsored by Illuminate Education
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Common assessments are the fuel behind your multi-tiered system of support (MTSS). Join this edWebinar for an interactive discussion on how smart assessment design super-charges your strategic response to student needs. Learn five key design practices that ensure your assessments produce meaningful data—for decision making, for visualization, and for understanding student needs. Pinpoint where your learners are and get them where they need to go!
This edWebinar will be of interest to elementary through high school teachers, school and district leaders, and instructional coaches. There will be time for questions at the end of the presentation.
About the Presenters
Peter Whitmore has over 20 years of experience in teaching and learning. He started out in the classroom and was awarded Teacher of the Year as a middle school English teacher. He later moved on to instructional coaching, school administration, and district leadership. As Director of Professional Services at Illuminate Education, he oversees professional development and consultation services for 1600 districts nationwide.
James Fleming is an experienced instructional leader who works with districts and charter schools nationwide. Before joining the Illuminate team, James was a middle school science teacher, an assistant principal, and Director of Assessment and Accountability. As a director, James led a complete overhaul of his district’s K-12 assessment strategy, which redefined the district’s measures of student success at a classroom, site, and district levels. He is dedicated to improving the school experience for all students.
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