Characteristics of Highly Effective Teaching
New Core Standard Assessment Resources
Sample Standard Assessments From Around the Country A resource of already created assessments matching the national standards developed by teachers across the nation.
Assessment OF and FOR Learning
Learning Culture / Praise / Mindsets
Perils of Praise and Mindsets – Dr. Carol Dweck The wrong kind of praise creates self-defeating behavior. The right kind motivates students to learn. Learn about the two faces of effort and mindsets.
Growth vs. Fixed Mindsets – Dr. Carol Dweck How teachers and students view ability and their learning potential…..do you have a growth mindset or a fixed mindset about ability?
Accomplishments in Reading K-3 The National Academy of Sciences’ Preventing Reading Difficulties in Young Children. What proficiencies should students have in reading?
Reading Resource Web Sites: Any Web Site You’ve Ever Needed
Into The Book, Reading Comprehension / Bloom’s Taxonomy
Mosaic of Thought, Differentiated Reading Comprehension
Lexile Reading Lists, Accessing Reading Lists for Students Using Lexiles