July 22, 2011

Backchannels: Twitter (#uknextgen) & TodaysMeet

8:30 Wikis, backchannels, and getting serious about educational technology (Scott McLeod)

9:00 A Slice of Performance Assessment (Gerry Swan)
  • example 1
  • example2
  • Digital Drivers License
    • Register for a teacher account
    • Log in (make sure to change the level to teacher/advisor)
    • Once logged in click on "Work on DDL Cases"
    • Click on the "Technology, Performance Assessment and You" Case
    • Thumb through the first section and complete the Standards Based Readiness survey

9:15 Using Standards and Assessments to Improve Student Learning (Thomas R. Guskey)

10:30 Break

10:45 Grading and Reporting Student Learning (Thomas R. Guskey)

11:40 Check-in survey (see results)

11:45 Lunch

12:30 Designing Performance-Based Structures (Gerry Swan)

1:30 Break

1:45 Learning Systems (Scott McLeod)

2:45 Break

3:00 Learning Systems (Scott McLeod)

3:40 Reflections and Challenge (Gene Wilhoit)

3:50 End-of-Day Evaluations / Meeting with Design Team

4:00 End

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