IDENTIFYING AND EXPANDING PROMISING PRACTICES
1:30 – 3:00 p.m. Concurrent Session
In Osseo Area Schools, “Promising Practices” studies recognize staff and teams that are getting gap-closing results, identify contributing adult actions, and seek to expand the implementation of these actions. Bloomington Schools have conducted similar “Beating the Odds” studies. Explore findings from this action research and share lessons learned from similar initiatives in your district.
LINKING ASSESSMENT WITH LEARNING
Learning Objective 1: Learn about gap-closing practices.
Learning Objective 2: Explore connections between adult actions and student outcomes.
Learning Objective 3: Identify next steps for conducting similar studies in your setting.
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