Tag: Pedagogy

Learning Targets


At the beginning of the school year our school engaged in staff development centered on learning targets.  Our goal was to move our people forward in their understanding and utilization of learning targets as they align with assessments.  This was particularly important as many of our dyad teams had a new member and/or…

Standards Based Grading Journey


Two and a half years ago I began participating in a district committee called Effective Feedback and Grading in which we looked at the work of Thomas Guskey, Ken O’Connor, Douglas Reeves.  We also studied the systems changes that local school districts had made and were in the midst of making.  Today culminates a major…