Presenter: Tom Schimmer, author of Ten Things That Matter from Assessment to Grading
Audience: K-12 Teachers and Administrators
Date: Monday, August 10, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Where: Leclaire Room at N.O. Nelson Campus of Lewis & Clark Community College, 600 Troy Road, Edwardsville, IL
Cost: Madison Co. PD Co-op members – No Fee (lunch on your own) All others – $75 (lunch on your own)
Hours of Earned Credit: 6
Tom Schimmer is an engaging speaker who connects assessment experts’ findings with effective teaching practices to demonstrate what it means to assess in ways that movtivate and empower learners. Tom’s clear, direct, and non-threatening style have helped guide and shape educators’ beliefs about assessment and grading practices across the United States and Canada.
In this workshop participants will:
– Learn priorities for implementing sound assessment and grading practices with emphasis on the best techniques for a balanced, fair and productive assessment plan.
– Explore the role of assessment in building student confidence and ownership.
Register for this workshop online HERE.
Download a flyer for this workshop HERE.