Educational Testing Service (ETS) is hosting free Web seminars that examine using standards-aligned assessment to drive instruction and improve student achievement. These seminars are designed for teachers, as well as school and district administrators.
Topics covered in the one-hour "Webinars" include What Makes a Good Test Item, How to Build a Formative Assessment, and Creating Cycles of Continuous Student Achievement: Using the "Focus on Standards" School Improvement Model.
Upcoming Webinar dates include:
Texas - February 28
California - February 28, March 9
Ohio - March 8
Indiana - March 8
New York - March 15, March 22
Hawaii - March 2, March 7, March 16, March 23, March 30
To obtain information on Webinars scheduled for your area, call 866/ETS-LEARN.
Source: Educational Testing Service, http://www.ets.org/.