Conferences and Exhibits

LMSA Annual Conference
April 30-May 2, 2014 | New Orleans, LA | more info
Measured Progress exhibits

NASANevada Association of School Administrators
June 16-17, 2014 | Stateline, NV | more info
Measured Progress exhibits

CCSSONCSA Annual Conference
June 24-27, 2014 | New Orleans, LA | more info
Measured Progress sponsors and exhibits


Webinars

Measured Progress’s measurement experts participate frequently in webinars on a range of issues. For easy access, we present this archive of Measured Progress-sponsored webinars. Topics range from the correct and incorrect uses of formative assessment to the promise of the Next Generation Science Standards. Please click on a title from the list below to view one of our webinars.

Upcoming Webinars

Effectively Implement Measured Progress COMMON CORE Assessments with McREL:
Using Assessment Data to Guide Instruction

April 24, 2014
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Archived Webinars

Ohio's "Grand Experiment" in Performance Assessment: A How-to for States and Districts
This webinar will show how the OPAPP dyad system blends learning and assessment into unified tasks. We will also discuss the teacher training components of the program, as well as how curriculum-embedded performance assessment helps students acquire and demonstrate the skills needed to be truly college- and workplace-ready.
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Next Generation Science Standards: Answering the Nation's Call for STEM Literacy
This webinar highlights the promise of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), explores state responses to the call for greater rigor in the sciences, and describes how formative tools aligned to NGSS both focus instruction and prepare students for the challenge of the new assessments.
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Gwinnett County Schools: Local Assessment Initiatives Yield World-Class Results
Learn how our partnership with Georgia’s Gwinnett County Public Schools helps support the district’s ongoing efforts to use assessment data to improve teaching and learning. This work is part of Gwinnett’s resolute approach to fostering higher levels of achievement, while at the same time dealing with explosive growth in the county’s general and student population.
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Effectively Implement Measured Progress COMMON CORE Assessments with McREL:
Understanding the Key Elements of Quality Assessment

This webinar provides educators insight into the design considerations of Common Core assessment items and item types found in Measured Progress Benchmarks, Testlets, and the Item Bank. Learn more about the characteristics of high-quality assessment and the uses of various item types to match targets, assessment purposes, and methods. In addition, this webinar will explore classroom implications of the high levels of cognitive rigor demanded by the Common Core State Standards. Choosing the best assessment items and method(s) provides accurate data to move students forward in their learning.
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