Upcoming Events


National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics – Fall Leadership Seminars

11/12/14; Richmond, VA and 11/19/14; Houston, TX

Director of Content Shelbi Cole will present on “Preparing for the Next Generation of Assessment.” To successfully create assessment systems that support gathering and acting on evidence to improve teaching and learning, it is critical to define the body of evidence we are targeting with each assessment and its intended purpose. This presentation will cover this topic and examine sample student responses from large scale field tests.

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The Education Trust National Conference

11/13/14 -11/14/14; Baltimore, MD

Director of Higher Education Collaboration Jacqueline King will present on “What’s the Latest from Smarter Balanced?” This presentation will discuss lessons learned from the Field Test, and implementation of the complete Smarter Balanced assessment system in the 2014-2015 school year.

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International Association for K-12 Online Learning – Blended and Online Learning Symposium

11/4/14 – 11/7/14; Palm Spring, CA

Chief Technology Officer, Brandt Redd will co-teach a workshop at the iNACOL Blending and Online Learning Symposium on “Competency Education Informed by Data.” For more information on this event, click here.

Warp Speed Mr. Sulu: Integrating Games, Technology and Assessment to Accelerate Learning in the 21st Century – 2014 CRESST Conference 

4/29/14 – 4/30/14; Redondo Beach, CA

Increasingly, technology has become deeply, if not totally embedded in each of our lives. The 2014 CRESST Conference will focus on methods and successful strategies to transform technology, games and assessment into stronger academic achievement, for both students and adults. The conference is part of the Center for Advanced Technology in Schools, presenting findings from experimental research into how games and technology can be integrated into improved learning.

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Association of State Supervisors of Mathematics (ASSM)

4/6/14 – 4/10/14; New Orleans, LA

Director of Mathematics Shelbi Cole will present as a panelist on “Research in Assessment.”

NCTM Research Conference 

4/7/14 – 4/9/14; New Orleans, LA

Director of Mathematics Shelbi Cole will present on “Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium Mathematics Reasoning Project”: a research study designed to enhance the knowledge base regarding authentic evidence of mathematical reasoning in online environments. The theme of this years conference is “Linking Policy to Practice.”

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2014 NCTM Annual Meeting & Exposition

4/9/14 – 4/12/14; New Orleans, LA

Director of Mathematics Shelbi Cole will present on “A Smarter Balanced System to Support Mathematics Teaching and Learning”. This presentation will discuss the progress made and challenges faced as the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium works collaboratively with its 24 member states on building a shared assessment system.

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National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) – 2014 State Affiliate Conference

3/22/14 – 3/25/14;  Arlington, VA

Director of Mathematics Shelbi Cole will present on “Using the Common Core State Assessments with Gifted and Talented Learners”.

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Previous Events

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