Improving Teacher Clarity to Drive Classroom Assessment and Supporting Student Growth Towards ILEARN

Event Date: 02/25/2019

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Event Time: 09:00 AM till 03:30 PM (Eastern) Registration Deadline: 02/18/2019
Seats Available: 8 (22 Registered) onSite Registration: 08:30 AM - 09:00 AM

Consultant Dave Nagel brings this interactive and engaging practitioner focused 1-dayworkshop to support Indiana teachers and building level leaders deepen their understanding of how to improve teacher clarity in their classrooms to drive quality formative assessment and standardized assessments- specifically ILEARN.  Participants will develop a deep understanding of the importance of developing learning targets and success criteria that are accurately aligned to the rigor of Indiana academic standards.

Meet Dave Nagel: Dave Nagel is an international educational consultant and researcher.  Dave has been a national and international presenter and consultant to schools for over ten years working with schools pre-K-12 for since 2003. Dave is the founder and owner of NZJ Learning (INC) and an author/consultant for Corwin Professional Learning. He is the author of Effective Grading Practices for Secondary Teachers.


Objectives: Participants will…**

  • Learn the importance of teacher clarity to drive decisive instructional decisions and formative assessment actions
  • Understand how to develop quality learning targets and success criteria aligned to the rigor of Indiana academic standards as well as those aligned to standardized assessments such as ILEARN
  • Develop a set of learning progressions for students to navigate through to meet learning targets and success criteria 
  • Create quality quick formative checks to ensure students are providing teachers with quality pieces of evidence of learning to drive decisive instructional actions 
  • Make deep connections for how day-to-day formative assessment decisions support student learning and overall achievement 
Target Audience:

Teachers and building leaders 


Participants will develop quality learning progressions and quick formative checks for learning that will support their day-to-day instruction adjustments to propel student learning forward. These quick formative checks will be the basis for teachers to make informative and decisive instructional adjustments using the most relevant evidence of student to determine their student’s current ability level. This will help them align assessment and instruction with how ILEARN is designed, thus saving them time and helping teachers best impact student learning.

PGP Points: 6.00 Meal Provided: Yes
Event Location:
Christo's Banquet Center
830 Lincolnway E
Plymouth, IN 46563

P: (574) 935-9666
Event Held In: Conference Room
Pricing Information:
ESC Member Price: $125.00 Non-Member Price: $250.00
Contact Information
Facilitator: Randy Zimmerly     Have Questions
Contact Information
Facilitator: Randy Zimmerly     Have Questions