Monday, May 1, 2017
1:00 or 4:00 pm EDT
Teachers who have been using traditional grading for years find it difficult to switch to standards-based grading. Often using a hybrid approach of traditional and standards based grading for a few years can ease transition towards pure standards-based grading. We will discuss challenges and strategies that schools/dioceses have successfully implemented that you can adopt for your school/diocese. This session will cover:
- Why standards-based grading?
- How to do standards-based grading
- Challenges in adopting standards-based grading
- Various hybrid transition approaches
- Integrating standards into lesson plan, assessments and progress monitoring
- How assessment information be shared in Progress Reports to Parents on a regular basis
- Standards-based Report Card and permanent record
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
4:00 or 7:00 pm EDT
In this webinar, you will learn 10 practical ideas you can immediately apply to successfully implement a blended learning model in your school. Get answers to questions such as, “Do classroom teachers have to be tech savvy to implement blended learning?,” “Our classroom teachers are digital natives. What more do they need to know?,” and “Is using a little bit of print and a little bit of digital really blended learning?” Find out more about using eBooks, online assessments, and interactive editions as tools for implementing a blended learning model in your K–12 ELA and Math.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
4:00 or 7:00 pm EDT
School Leaders are called to an enormous task that requires multiple skill sets. Ongoing support and coaching can make the difference between an successful year and a stressful year. This webinar will explore the basics in creating a thoughtful year of professional enrichment for emerging leaders in your school or diocese. Participants will recognize the importance and value of confident and qualified leaders and understand the need for ongoing mentoring an coaching for long term success. Join NCEA Director of Executive Mentoring and Coaching / Senior Consultant, Heather Gossart, to get ideas and inspiration for mentoring the emerging leaders in your school or diocese.