In Case You Missed It

Check out what’s been happening at ASCD:

  • Assessing teacher performance on the basis of a standardized test makes no sense, says Tom Whitby.  There are many factors that affect student performance, home circumstances being one of the important elements.
  • ASCD offers free study guides to help educators take their teaching to another level.
  • ASCD’s Fall Conference takes place in Atlanta, October 26-28. Learn more and sign up here.
  • Check out the recently launched Educore, an implementation tool for common core standards.

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