Category Archives: Assessment

SAT: Standards, Instruction and Responding to SAT Data

SAT: Standards, Instruction, and Responding to SAT Data During full day workshops, teachers will take a deep dive into either ELA (Evidence-based Reading and Writing along with the essay) or math to better understand how the SAT measures our learning … Continue reading


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Pathways to Proficiency

Maine ASCD is bringing author Mike Anderson to Lewiston this October to talk about the power of student choice.  Here is the link for more information.

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Good Question Scoring Guide

Good Question Scoring Guide

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What does a Good Question do?

I was at a workshop last week that provided me with some food for thought.  Nothing new, nothing earth shattering, but just some gentle reminders.  So, I thought I would share. What does a good question do?

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Conference on Proficiency-Based Instruction


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Fall SAT Workshops

Workshops to support SAT Annual Fall Counselor Workshops, Presented by the College Board The College Board will present Annual Fall Counselor Workshop in five locations. These sessions will focus on enhancements to programs and changes to protocols in ordering and … Continue reading

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Professional Development Opportunity

Greetings from the Maine DOE!   The ELA Formative Assessment Network will again be offering professional learning for PK-5 educators during the 2017-18 school year.  This opportunity provides educators with 3 full days of professional learning related to the use … Continue reading

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NGSS Assessment Portal

Next Generation Science Assessment Online assessments using complex graphics and modeling for FREE ! Here you will find a set of tasks produced by the NGSA Collaborative, which consists of researchers and technology developers at the University of Illinois at … Continue reading

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The department of education has begun to release some information concerning the upcoming spring MEA administration. I will update this page with information as it comes along if you wish to save the bookmark. Testing Window 2/10/17   Portal Opens … Continue reading

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SAT Content Workshops

The College Board and Maine DOE  SAT Content Workshops  The College Board and Maine DOE: SAT Alignment to Standards and Instruction Participants in this day-long workshop will learn about the SAT Suite of Assessments and the resources available to support … Continue reading

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