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Triangulate That Data!

When we see a student struggling with a concept in math, what is our response?

December 9, 2019 | Author: Kathleen Robertson | Read Article

Growth Mindset and Collaborative Response

I was fortunate enough several years ago to attend a six day Leveled Literacy Intervention training opportunity. The learning there was very powerful and I especially loved the components of progress monitoring and goal setting. Through this intervention,…

November 21, 2019 | Author: Kathleen Robertson | Read Article

Please Children Learn: A Story of Acronyms

The world of education is filled with acronyms, intended to provide a quick, abbreviated way to communicate the way we do things in a school. I was in a school recently in which a group of teachers were gathering to begin their Collaborative Team Meeting…

November 20, 2019 | Author: Lorna Hewson | Read Article

Literacy Assessment FAQ - Question 1: Which assessment should we use?

This is part 1 to a 4 part blog series focusing on literacy assessment. Over the years I’ve noticed that wherever I go either within, or out of province, the questions are universal. This blog will focus on the first question I’m frequently asked, and that…

November 15, 2019 | Author: Cheryl Gascoyne | Read Article

Fundamental Shifts for Collaborative Response: Redefining Three Essential Components

Sharing our learning that has contributed to a fundamental redefining of Collaborative Response Model, including a shift for the foundational graphic and the three essential components of Collaborative Response.

November 12, 2019 | Author: Kurtis Hewson | Read Article