Prolific author and passionate educator, is my guest again, this time for a great conversation about why and how to go gradeless and move beyond tests and quizzes for better assessments. After our chat, Starr plays another awesome round of The...
Prolific author and passionate educator, Starr Sackstein, is my guest again, this time for a great conversation about why and how to go gradeless and move beyond tests and quizzes for better assessments. After our chat, Starr plays another awesome round of The 5-Minute Game Show. Don’t miss the special code I give out just to listener’s to save 20% on my Lenses of Questioning course. See below for more information.
Special thanks to Starr Sacktein and my fauxmercial helpers, Ami Korn, Naphtali Bookstein, Tuvia Frankel and Yossie Frankel.
Resources and links:
Batsheva’s blog post 10 Amazing Assessment Ideas on the Ditch That Textbook website.
Teaching Mythology Exposed: Helping Teachers Create Visionary Classroom Perspective
Teaching Students to Self-Assess: How Do I Help Students Grow as Learners?
The Power of Questioning: Opening Up the World of Student Inquiry
Hacking Assessment: 10 Ways to Go Gradeless in a Traditional Grades School
Hacking Homework: 10 Strategies That Inspire Learning Outside of the Classroom co-written with Connie Hamilton.
Peer Feedback in the Classroom: Empower Students to be the Experts with the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD).
From Teacher to Leader: Finding Your Way as a First-Time Leader without Losing Your Mind in 2019 (DBC).
Hacking Learning Centers in Grades 6-12: Teaching Choice and Providing Small Group Learning Opportunities in Content Rich Classes with Karen Terwilliger
Ungrading: Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead)