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Project Based Learning Checklists. Questionnaire_zahra__anand.pdf. 6-12 Critical Thinking Rubric (CCSS Aligned) Gallup Student Poll. Guide.pdf. Questionnaire.pdf. Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) The Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT) is a screening instrument which identifies children aged 18 months who are at risk of having social-communication disorders.

Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (CHAT)

This article outlines the process and provides a set of CHAT questions for you to use. Questions and answers about the CHAT What is the CHAT? The Checklist for Autism in Toddlers is a short questionnaire which is filled out by the parents and a primary health care worker at the 18 month developmental check-up. It aims to identify children who are risk for social-communication disorders. The CHAT To be used by GPs or Health Visitors during the 18-month developmental check-up. Section A: Ask Parent: Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center (SARRC) Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center (SARRC) 12 Free Online Quiz Makers to Create Online Quizzes.

I often receive a lot of questions about how to make online quizzes for free.

12 Free Online Quiz Makers to Create Online Quizzes

Here is a collection of 12 free online quiz making applications I collect after days’ collection. These apps will help you make quizzes for online use for free. Do you know of any other free online quiz makers that can be helpful? Please add your favorites in the comments. ProProfs |QuizCreator | Classmaker | QuizBox | Google Docs | MyQuizCreator Quibblo | eQuizzer | Quizilla |Quizz.Biz | MyStudiyo | EasyTestMaker Wondershare Quiz Creator Wondershare QuizCreator is the powerful quiz maker software that enables trainers and educators to create Flash-based quizzes and surveys with multimedia objects.

Online Testing Free Quiz Maker Create the Best web-based quizzes ClassMarker. 4 Great Rubrics to Help you Select Educational Apps. As iPads are increasingly infiltrating our educational systems the question of the pedagogical implications ensuing from the use of these mobile gadgets in the classroom come to the surface.

4 Great Rubrics to Help you Select Educational Apps

Some do look at them as an added distraction and that learning can be more focused without students having access to them during the class. Traditionalists do advocate this view and are , in fact, against the " over-digitization " of education. To these people I say what John Dewy once said " If we teach today as we thought yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow ". I am strongly in favor of the use of mobile gadgetry for educational purposes. Vincent-app-rubric.pdf. Ways to Evaluate Educational Apps. I am conducting a series of workshops in Florida and was asked to share a rubric to help teachers evaluate educational apps as part of the workshop.

Ways to Evaluate Educational Apps

In 2010 Harry Walker developed a rubric, and I used his rubric (with some modifications by Kathy Schrock) as the basis for mine. (Read Harry Walker's paper Evaluating the Effectiveness of Apps for Mobile Devices.) I kept in mind that some apps are used to practice a discrete skill or present information just one time. Others are creative apps that a learner may use again and again, so it's a challenge to craft a rubric that can be used for a wide span of purposes. I tried to make my rubric work for the broadest range of apps, from drill and practice to creative endeavors, while stressing the purpose for using the app. My rubric also emphasizes the ability to customize content or settings and how the app encourages the use of higher order thinking skills. Here's what I chose to spotlight in my rubric: Relevance Customization Feedback Engagement.

Educational Leadership:Feedback for Learning:Seven Keys to Effective Feedback. GroupDownloadFile.asp. NCTM_Regionals_2013_Assessment_Paths_FINAL_forweb.pdf. Establishing Classroom Rules. By Phil Nast, retired middle school teacher and freelance writer Found In: Classroom Management Appropriate behavior fosters a positive classroom environment.

Establishing Classroom Rules

Engaging students on the first day of school in creating of a set of rules helps ensure their investment. The following professional development resources, articles, and activities offer different approaches to this common start of school task. Professional Development Welcome to Classroom Management Online Training (Grades K-5)Online classroom management program. Career & Technical Education ( PDF, 5.5 MB, 1 pg with 42 slides) (Grades K-12)The “Establishing Classroom Rules and Procedures” presentation includes audio and slides, which provide an outlined summary of Chapter 6 from The Art and Science of Teaching by Robert Marzano. Effective Classroom Practices (Grades K-12)This series of eight mini modules on essential classroom practices includes “Classroom Expectations and Rules.”

Recommended Reading Everyday Rules That Really Work! Examples of Formative Assessment. When incorporated into classroom practice, the formative assessment process provides information needed to adjust teaching and learning while they are still happening.

Examples of Formative Assessment

The process serves as practice for the student and a check for understanding during the learning process. The formative assessment process guides teachers in making decisions about future instruction. Here are a few examples that may be used in the classroom during the formative assessment process to collect evidence of student learning. Observations Questioning Discussion.

Docs/student srvcs/Module2FormativeAssessStrategies.pdf. 22 Easy Formative Assessment Techniques for Measuring Student Learning. I came across Terry Heick’s blog – 10 Assessments You Can Perform In 90 Seconds – at TeachThought from earlier this year and really enjoyed the formative assessment strategies that he outlined.

22 Easy Formative Assessment Techniques for Measuring Student Learning

Using formative assessment techniques in class – or “simple assessments” as Terry calls them – are easy to administer and provide the instant feedback teachers need to identify which students need more help, and then adjust their instruction and lesson plans to help them. Visit Terry’s blog above to get more detail on the following ten formative assessment techniques: Plickers - Clickers, Simplified. ProProfs: Knowledge Management Software & Resources.