December 20, 2013
Educator Leader Cadre and Illinois State Board of Education Workshop on Assessments and Standards
The Illinois PARCC Education Leader Cadre and the Illinois State Board of Education will host a workshop on Assessment and Standards that will be held January 13 in Lisle, January 14 in Bloomington and January 15 in Effingham. This workshop is designed to update participants on the implementation of PARCC as well as provide in-depth information about the structure of PARCC. The morning will include an overview of a balanced assessment system, update on PARCC and a panel of local educators discussing implementation of standards. Afternoon breakout sessions will include the following topics:
- Implementation of New Illinois Learning Standards – ELA with an Eye Toward PARCC utilizing the PLDs
- Implementation of New Illinois Learning Standards – Mathematics with an Eye Toward PARCC utilizing the PLDs.
- Teacher Evaluation and Student Growth: Alignment of Student Growth and New Illinois Learning Standards and PARCC.
Pre-registration is required using the links below. There is no fee for the workshop. Lunch will be on your own.