Daily Archives: March 8, 2007

Formative Assessment in the 21st Century Science Classroom

Formative Assessment in the 21st Century Science Classroom

I read a great article today by Karen Irving in the March 2007 edition of NSTA Reports about the importance of formative assessment in the teaching of science (aptly titled, Formative Assessment Improves Student Learning).  The article is part seven in a series inspired by the book Teaching Science in the 21st Century.  My stumbling

AFI on the East Coast: Free Event for STAR DEs

We are thrilled to partner with the American Film Institute (AFI) to offer an incredible professional development opportunity to our STAR Discovery Educators.  On Tuesday, April 24th and Wednesday, April 25th, join us in Baltimore, MD for 21st Century Filmmaking Skills in the Classroom. This two-day intensive workshop focuses on the process and tools for

EdTechConnect with Doug Johnson

EdTechConnect is always one of the highlights of the month for me, because I get the chance to see some of the biggest names in the field of Educational Technology from the comfort of my own desk!  This month, we will be featuring one of my favorite writers (he does so much more than just