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5 11, 2019

Letter Grade Appeals/Suicide Prevention Training

  2018-2019 Preliminary Letter Grades Released The Arizona State Board of Education released preliminary letter grades for schools on October 31, following approval of the cut scores at its October 28 regular meeting. Cut scores are unchanged from the 2017-2018 school year. Schools wishing to appeal their grades have until November 15 to file an [...]

5 11, 2019

Measurable Math Growth in 20 Hours?

CONTACT US  |   LEARN MORE Using Adaptive Technology to Increase Math Test Scores Students who used DreamBox for 20 hours scored 5 percentage points higher in national rankings John Danner, CEO of Rocketship Education, explains what makes DreamBox Learning® different. His company’s mission is to eliminate the achievement gap nationwide, in our lifetime. Find out why Danner thinks DreamBox’s [...]

5 11, 2019

How to Build an Assessment System That Meets Your Unique Needs

Achieving Your Perfect Assessment System Hi Panfilo, In the evolving assessment landscape, it can be challenging to ensure that your district's assessment system is complete, valid, and reliable. Does it include all of the essential tools your team needs for understanding, monitoring, and increasing student learning? We updated our popular eBook, A Complete Guide to Comprehensive Assessment Systems, to help you [...]

5 11, 2019

The Best (sometimes the worst) Position in the World

Dreamed of Changing Student Lives as the District Leader? Then attend the Aspiring Superintendents’ Conference Friday, November 8th ASA Office   Hear former AASA President Dr. Gail Pletnick answer the question, “Why Be a Superintendent?” Learn to Maximize the Interview Hear from New and Experienced Superintendents Learn about Board Relations from Author and Superintendent Dr. [...]

26 10, 2019

Improve Outcomes With Continuous, in-the-moment Feedback

Collect and use formative data to close achievement gaps Using formative assessment in math instruction (or any other subject) isn’t about teaching to the test or teaching to the middle. It’s about teaching for and to the individual in alignment with key learning outcomes. Discover how you can develop a “prevention to intervention mindset” in your [...]

26 10, 2019

Webinar: Leveraging Social-Emotional Learning: Insights from Tustin Unified’s Journey from Data Collection to Action

Connecting SEL to student supports. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. Leveraging Social-Emotional Learning: Insights from Tustin Unified’s Journey from Data Collection to Action Tuesday, November 5, 2019 @ 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET Is your district working to measure and understand social-emotional learning (SEL)? Are you grappling with how [...]

31 08, 2019

NBCT Funding

Communiction from AZK12 Center:   Dear Friends, We are excited to announce that through the Arizona Teachers Academy we have funding for 200 teachers to seek National Board Certification! This funding stream will provide each qualified teacher the financial assistance to pay for all 4 components as well as up to $225 credit for eligible [...]

31 08, 2019

Register for the Back-to-School MTSS Webinar Series!

Back-to-School MTSS Webinar Series [Part I] MTSS 101: The Essentials + [Part II] Making MTSS Work MTSS is a term we hear a lot. But it's also surrounded by confusion. What do our teams need to know about MTSS? And how can we tell if our MTSS practices are effective? Join us for a webinar series to bolster your [...]

31 08, 2019

Apply to the US Senate Youth Program

Help two Arizona students win a trip to D.C. & $10,000 scholarship! Know a student leader in your classroom? Encourage them to apply to the US Senate Youth Program & meet students from all 50 states in Washington, D.C.! Apply by October 1! Email applications to scholarships@azed.gov The United States Senate Youth Program is a unique educational experience for outstanding [...]