FREE Marzano Student Self-Assessment Rubric
Here is a FREE Marzano's Student Self-Assessment Rubric that I use with my students across all subjects areas. Students can self assess how they are learning and understanding the material taught in the classroom. This scale can be used before, during, and after instruction.Let students decide how t...
Starting back means making mission!
Almost back to school time means developing class missions with your students. Start the year off right using the 8-Steps to Continuous Classroom Improvement from JSA. For more information, visit our website at www.jimshipley.net.
Sharing Weekly Learning Targets.
At Brigeton Elementary, the principal Stephen Currie is implementing the 8-step process learned in Continuous Classroom Improvement CCI Training, from JSA Senior Consultant Jo Wheeler. Mr. Curry is monitoring and displaying the results in all of the CCI indicators to measure how well the process is being deployed throughout the school. The image shown here, reflects CCI indicator #5 Planning Learning Cycles by Setting Short-Term Learning Targets. You can see by the graph that 100% of the…
Engaging! Exciting! Equitable!
This teacher is sharing data with students so they know how much they are improving in reading. When the student makes progress, it motivates him/her to continue to improve. The data, displayed anonymously, guides instruction to help the whole class reach the target.
SPED Classroom PDSA Board
This Missouri special ed teacher uses questions to prompt students through the PDSA process. The PLAN question says "we will know we have learned this learning target by____?" The DO section uses images to assist students describe what they will do and what the teacher will do. The STUDY question says "What helped us learn?" and "What got in the way of our learning?" Finally, the ACT sections says "Actions for next time."