THE ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP Speakers we recommend are: Sandra Worsham, Cara Shores, Rita King

Books We Recommend:

TEST SUCCESS in the Brain-Compatible Classroom by Carolyn Chapman and Rita King Test Success creates a positive environment where students anticipate and find success. Set the stage to make test-taking an experience that leads to lifelong learning for your students. Take the guesswork out of the process with Test Success in the Brain-Compatible Classroom. It provides you with practical applications including brain-compatible strategies, classroom activities, and real-life examples.

You've seen brain-compatible resources for the classroom. Now take advantage of the latest information on the brain and testing for your school, your students, and for yoelursf. Use these new ideas and tools to empower your students and enable their learning accomplishments to shine in their performance. Highly recommended!

PRICE: $39.00 U.S.

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"Differentiated Assessment Strategies is a bible for assessment strategies that you will keep nearby for easy reference in planning and implementing classroom assessment. The use of this book will take away the mystery on how to guide and monitor students’ performances." From the Foreword by Marti Richardson, NSDC Past President

DIFFERENTIATED ASSESSMENT STRATEGIES One Tool Doesn't Fit All by Carolyn Chapman and Rita King

Empower students to self-assess and improve performance with these ready-to-use assessment strategies and tools!

Do you have a full toolbox to gather ongoing assessment information to pinpoint student needs and plan instruction? Do you believe a student’s interests can leverage academic success? Would you like to help your students grow as reflective self-assessing thinkers? With this classroom-friendly guide, you’ll become a better teacher as you learn to assess students before, during, and after instruction.

Packed with tools, surveys, checklists, questionnaires, assignments, organizers, guidelines, and rubrics, Differentiated Assessment Strategies addresses informal as well as formal assessments, and assessments before, during, and after learning for learners of all types and levels, including K-12, special needs, and gifted students. In addition to application of the latest research, you’ll become skilled in novel assessment tools that provide immediate feedback. Chapman and King provide ready-to-use tools to:

* Evaluate and activate students’ prior knowledge * Transform homework into rich learning opportunities * Draw higher order thinking from ALL students * Assess learning to offer feedback to students Assess learner preferences, as well as cognitive styles and multiple intelligences * Determine student comprehension and requirements for reteaching * Build students' metacognitive power to self-assess their own learning

Use assessment strategies to build a positive learning culture and energize your students!

PRICE: $33.95 U.S.