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Plus, a series of Student Tools help teach formative assessment strategies that students can use after receiving an assignment, during instruction, while completing work, and before or after a summative assessment.
All tools include clear instructions for use, suggestions for variations, and guidance on next steps. Make sure you get enough copies so every teacher can quickly learn effective ways to improve their assessment practices—leading to more targeted instruction and meaningful learning for all students.
(ASCD Action Tool, 2010) 272 pages.
Educational coaches—whether math, literacy, instructional, or curriculum coaches—vary in the content of the work they do and in the grade range of the teachers with whom they work. But “good coaching is good coaching,” as coaching expert Cathy A. Toll affirms in this, her newest book. All coaches seek to help solve problems and increase teacher success, and they all depend on effective collaboration to do so. This practical guide shows readers how to get the most out of educational coaching.