ACEL Book of the Week

Lyn Sharratt Clarity Double Pack
Lyn Sharratt Clarity Double Pack
Lyn Sharratt Clarity Double Pack

Lynn Sharratt

Available for a Strictly Limited Time

2PK : Clarity : What Matters Most in Learning, Teaching & Leading +
Putting Faces on The Data

Exclusive Price $70.00

To Celebrate the upcoming 2019 workshops by Lyn Sharratt. ACEL are offering for a very limited time a special 2PK featuring both the new release Clarity plus the best selling Putting Faces on the Data

Putting Faces on the Data :
Build the bridge from data collection to improved instruction Assessment data can bury you or give you focused attention on how to recognize and reach every student. This book will show how to develop a common language for sharing all students a progress with all teachers and leaders, and how to use ongoing assessment to inform instruction. Based on worldwide research of 500 educators, the book is organized around clear definitions of: Assessment Instruction Leadership Ownership Included are numerous self-assessment tools and frameworks to help implement improvement at the district and state levels. Improving education begins by understanding the needs and abilities of every student.

Clarity :
Shared knowledge between educators breeds shared success in all systems and schools Comprehensive in scope, CLARITY illustrates how system and school leaders must come together to boost student achievement and build teacher capacity to learn, teach and lead. By emphasizing collaborative processes, Lyn Sharratt's detailed design demonstrates how shared knowledge, equity and expertise can make every classroom more impactful and every teacher more empowered. Readers will uncover these ‘Big Ideas': 14 essential Parameters to guide system and school leaders toward building powerful collaborative learning cultures Case studies, vignettes and firsthand accounts from gifted teachers and leaders bring important theories and practices to life From all points in the organization, a ‘line-of-sight' directly to students' FACES in every classroom to ensure continuous improvement Data-driven tasks and tools to tackle solutions needed in all facets of education With more than four decades of research, writing and practical experience in system, school, and classroom improvement, Sharratt provides a ‘why-and-how-to guide' to assist educators across the globe as they solve 21st century-created problems and identify the much-needed learning critical to the success of our future citizens.
Discounted member price: 69.00
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Barbara Blackburn Rigor 2 Pack
Barbara Blackburn Rigor 2 Pack
Barbara Blackburn Rigor 2 Pack :
Rigor and Assessment in the Classroom + Rigor and Differentiation in the Classroom

Barbara Blackburn

Exclusive 2 Pack Featuring Dr Blackburn's best selling titles "Rigor and Assessment in the Classroom" and "Rigor and Differentiation in the Classroom".

Available for a Strictly Limited Time

Rigor and Differentiation in the Classroom

Learn how to differentiate instruction while maintaining a rigorous learning environment. In this practical book, rigor expert Barbara R. Blackburn shows that the differentiated classroom doesn’t mean extra work for top students and easy work for others; instead, you can have high expectations for all students and provide scaffolding so that everyone can reach success. She also addresses many of the greatest concerns teachers have about implementing differentiated instruction, including:

* How to manage your time so that you can create lessons, find resources, and grade assignments for students working at different levels;
* How to balance differentiated instruction and teaching standards;
* How to ensure rigor at all tiers of instruction;
* How to collaborate with teachers and other faculty members;
* How to differentiate homework and other out-of-class assignments;
* How to explain differentiated instruction to parents and families;
* And more…

Rigor and Assessment in the Classroom

Learn how to assess students in a way that truly impacts learning. In Rigor and Assessment in the Classroom, bestselling author Barbara R. Blackburn provides a broad range of practical strategies for increasing the rigor and usefulness of your formative and summative assessments. You’ll discover how to…

* Create an environment where students are expected to learn at high levels;
* Evaluate and check student learning in a way that ensures growth;
* Strengthen the validity and reliability of your assessments;
* Plan assessments in conjunction with planning the instruction;
* Differentiate assessments to increase the rigor for all students;
* Enhance the effectiveness of your grading system and feedback;
* Use performance-based assessment to enhance rigor; and
* Design clear, reader-friendly rubrics and scoring guides.
Discounted price: 48.00
You could save: 4.0%