This course begins with the concept of using assessment data to identify learning gaps by class, sub-groups, or individual children. Participants will learn, read, and analyze Discovery Education Assessment reports and use online tools to re-teach and monitor student progress. Further, participants will identify and learn to use streaming tools to address learning gaps, re-teach academic weaknesses, and create digital interventions. Discovery Education Professional Development Master Teachers will demonstrate each step of the process from reading data, using the resource section, monitoring student progress and using digital technology to create solutions to the learning gaps. Participants will be given time to create their own digital solution to use in their classrooms as instructional tools and examples.
By the completion of this session participants will:
I would place the professional development that has been provided at the top of the list in terms of quality, in terms of relevancy as well as engagement of the teachers and helping them see the possibilities of their students.
Chief Academic Officer, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools