Aaron Jarnagin

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What Does College and Career Readiness Mean Now in the Shift to Digital Learning?

By: Mickey Revenaugh. Today's college and career readiness looks distinctly different than it did in the 20th century. So how can educators embrace …

High School

Quizlet’s First Product for the Classroom Is Live

Edtech Business<p>Quizlet’s First Product for the Classroom Is Live<p>By Blake Montgomery     Apr 12, 2016<p>Image courtesy of Quizlet<p>“Aaaaaaand we’re live!” …

Comment on 6 ways to make your blended learning PD more successful by scoefield

Excellent ideas of how to preplan and organize PD changes that are so needed. Thank you.

Flipped Classroom

Could This Digital Math Tool Change Instruction For the Better?

Math instruction can be the most resistant to changes in pedagogy — even schools that have had success with project-based learning or …

Education Technology

When Grading Harms Student Learning

The Dreaded Zero<p>I used to give out zeros in the hopes that it would force students to do work and learn. This was a terrible idea! I'm so happy that …

Pedagogy

It's Time to Stop Averaging Grades

You’ve always averaged grades. Your teachers averaged grades when you were in school and it worked fine. It works fine for your students.<p>Does it? …

Teaching

Leadership in Personalized and Digital Learning :: Professional Learning and Leading Collaborative

• Facilitator Training prepares a team of facilitators and a program organizer from your organization to implement the program in your district or …

Education Technology

School leaders say they need more practical training in education technology. Here’s one way that can work

Barbara Treacy, a lecturer at Harvard University with expertise in blended learning, has devoted quite a bit of time to talking to school leaders …

Publications Archive

[easy-total-shares url="" networks="facebook,twitter,linkedin,pinterest" share_text="Shares"]<p>Emily Liebtag - 15 Nov, 2016<p>In the paper we explore how …

Preparing Leaders for Deeper Learning

<b>Preparing Leaders For Deeper Learning</b> <i><br>Authored by Karen Cator, Bonnie Lathram, Carri Schneider and Tom Vander Ark</i> <br>Download the Full Paper<br>In …

LATs Website

What are Activity Types? (.pdf) <br>Planning with Activity Types (.pdf) <br>Learning Activity Types Short Courses<p>LEARNING ACTIVITY TYPES <br>K-6 Literacy …

Teaching

Using TPACK as a Framework for Tech PD, Integration and Assessment.

Henrico County Schools System has adopted the TPACK as the Framework for professional development and 21st Century Learning in the Henrico County …

The biggest indictment of our schools is not their failure to raise test scores

The latest results are available from the annual Gallup poll of middle and high school students. Over 920,000 students participated last fall. Here …

High School

Does the Device Matter

<b>Does the Device Matter?</b><p>The are many different devices being implemented into classrooms all around the world. With schools using PC’s, Laptops, …

Education Technology

It May Be Time To Get Rid Of 'SMART' Management

As 2016 begins, managers worldwide are setting “SMART” goals—Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Timely—expecting them to make this the year they revitalize or transform their businesses. Instead, most of those professionals should retire SMART, or at least rescind its status as …

Management

How To Design A 21st Century Assessment

<b>How To Design A 21st Century Assessment</b><p><i>This post has been updated and republished</i><p>Contemporary curriculum design involves multiple facets: engaging …

The #5MinAchievementPlan by @LeadingLearner and @TeacherToolkit

We’re approaching the time of year when teachers of Year 2, Year 6, GCSE and A-level classes can feel like they are going into meltdown. Time for …

Pedagogy

Formative Classroom Walkthroughs with Collaboration

<b>Formative Classroom Walkthroughs: How principals and teachers collaborate to raise student achievement</b> <br>By Connie M. Moss and Susan M. Brookhart<br>(ASCD, …

Pedagogy

Kenneth Grover: "Innovations High School"

ASCD EDge: A Professional Networking Community for Educators

Discontinuation Notice<p>The ASCD EDge® online community closed on July 1, 2018.<p>If you have arrived at this page through a link to one of these URLs, …

The Future of Personalized Learning is Now

<i>Jean Fleming</i><p>Call it personalized, differentiated or customized—teachers have long dreamed of an education system that lets them deliver the exact …

Pedagogy

New Teachers: A Primer on Assessment

Setting Meaningful Goals<p>Learn about an important first step in effective comprehensive assessment: setting challenging, meaningful learning goals …

Pedagogy

15 Ways to Deepen Your Formative Assessment Practice

Formative assessment is a process that takes place during the learning experience. When it is done right, the findings immediately inform feedback …

Pedagogy

Gathering Evidence of Student Achievement

56 different ways to gather evidence of student achievement Curated by David Wees, Formative assessment specialist, New Visions for Public Schools

The Best Value in Formative Assessment - Educational Leadership

One result of No Child Left Behind has been a surge in student testing—much of it voluntary, going well beyond what federal law or state assessment …

Pedagogy

The Road to Competency-Based Learning

Once upon a time, classrooms were filled with students who were expected to learn the same thing on the same day. Students rushing to their seats at …

Every Teacher’s Guide to Assessment

It’s not a stretch to say that assessment is a hot button issue in education; however, you’d be hard pressed to find an educator who doesn’t see the …