20 hours

Teaching to exceptional adolescents and young adults invokes careful planning, the use of data in the planning stages, and a teamed approach that involves parents and all educational stakeholders to work into a child’s success. Beginning with individualized student plans, participants will develop their ability to analyze and plan with data to differentiate for multiple learner types and instructional support.  Strategies for co-teaching using Common Core, traditional and 21st century curriculum will result in a multiple-pronged approach to instructional success.

Course Outcomes:

  • Research current assessments practices and analyze criteria against student work. Design effective assessments.
  • Learn and practice with the research skills needed to seek out assessment resources that build teaching capacity.
  • Match grade-level assessment criteria to standards-aligned curriculum and instruction. Learn how to monitor student learning to move up individual student performance.