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Core Conversation [clear filter]
Tuesday, June 14
 

1:15pm

Are assessment and evaluation tools for growth or for accountability?
Limited Capacity full
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Dive into the dilemma about how to negotiate the different and sometimes conflicting purposes of evaluation and assessment. Can these approaches be used both to evaluate the performance of students, educators, and schools — and also to provide them with information that helps them grow? Be part of a dialogue about the growing recognition that these purposes sometimes can be at odds with each other. Share with colleagues and get their tips for how to effectively navigate this tension.


Facilitators
avatar for Karen Herbert

Karen Herbert

Director of Professional Learning, The Colorado Education Initiative
Karen Herbert joined The Colorado Education Initiative (CEI) in 2015 as a director in Professional Learning. She supports educators in building capacity to gather and use a variety of data about students, educators, systems, and learning environments to drive continuous improvements... Read More →



Tuesday June 14, 2016 1:15pm - 2:45pm
Cirque Boardroom
 
Wednesday, June 15
 

1:15pm

How can schools build life skills and academic skills in their students?
Limited Capacity full
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Learn and share how educators are addressing all the competencies — academic and nonacademic — that students need to be successful in school and life. This core conversation is an opportunity for educators to discuss how they are overcoming the pressure to focus only on academics and instead targeting the whole child. Offer up and take in strategies and skills that your schools use to address the barriers and challenges to prioritizing social-emotional, entrepreneurial, or professional competencies in your schools. Come prepared to share your experiences!


Facilitators
HC

Heather Chikoore

Manager, Research and Impact, The Colorado Education Initiative
Manager, Research and Impact
avatar for Lisa Powers

Lisa Powers

Project Coordinator, The Colorado Education Initiative
Project Coordinator



Wednesday June 15, 2016 1:15pm - 2:45pm
Cirque Boardroom