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Math Common Core Aligned High School Assessments

These assessments from Engage New York are common core aligned and similar in rigor to the assessments used at BRES for their new Eureka Math Series.  Eureka Math is the commercial version of the Engage New York math assessments.  The modules are units covered in the series. Algebra 1 algebra-i-m1-end-of-module-assessment algebra-i-m1-mid-module-assessment algebra-i-m2-end-of-module-assessment algebra-i-m2-mid-module-assessment algebra-i-m3-end-of-module-assessment algebra-i-m3-mid-module-assessment […]

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Advanced Elementary Math Methods

EDU 524:  ADVANCED MATH METHODS (elementary) At University College in Rockland this summer!  Flyer attached—second page of flyer has registration information. FLYER  EDU 524 Rockland Summer 2016 M Participants will increase their: • content knowledge in the mathematics they teach; • understanding of how children learn mathematics; • understanding of themselves as mathematicians; • confidence as math teachers; […]

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MEA Practice Tests

Some materials have been released today for teacher review in preparation for this spring’s MEA (the new name for our accountability test, previously SBAC).  This test is being delivered by Measured Progress and will be online. Ironically, they have prepared written practice tests for your review.  Please find them attached below. eMPower™ME Writing Sample Items: […]

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7-12 Proficiency 18 November

Content Area Standards, Indicators, and Rubric Review Members of each department have spent the spring and summer identifying content area standards, drafting indicators, and drafting rubrics for these content area graduation standards. Each department and each department member should review these closely to ensure that they describe measurable outcomes, are important enough to identify as […]

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Free Sources for Common Core Aligned Content

Browse the following sites These resources were recently highlighted in a document from a website I follow The School Improvement Network.  They are well designed sites, with a wealth of common core aligned materials.  Any of these may take a while to fully explore, but each has a search bar and organization that allow you […]

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Mathematics Professional Development

MATHEMATICS: DEVELOPING and SUPPORTING ASSESSMENT PRACTICES (DSAP) “Start involving mathematics students in the formative assessment process and watch them become more self-regulating learners!”   WHAT?  Ongoing, 7-month, blended PD offering for Midcoast mathematics educators to support classroom implementation and teacher leadership in formative assessment practices.  Learn to share learning goals and monitor progress toward goals including […]

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Math and Smarter Balanced Professional Development

The Maine Department of Education invites all teachers of mathematics to attend a regional professional development session on: Connecting Classroom Instruction to the Mathematics Claims of the Smarter Balanced Assessment System for Grades K-5 and 6-12  Presenters: Michele Mailhot, Maine DOE Mathematics Specialist and Dan Hupp, Mathematics Consultant These full-day grade-span sessions will focus on the […]

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BRES Common Core Math Alignment Resources

Introduction to Common Core Site iBook Mathematical Focus by Grade Level k-8 A collection of PDF’s detailing the mathematical content emphasized in the Standards by grade level. These can be used as guides to inform instructional decisions regarding time and other resources. SAP_Focus_Math_K SAP_Focus_Math_1 SAP_Focus_Math_2 SAP_Focus_Math_3 SAP_Focus_Math_4 SAP_Focus_Math_5 SAP_Focus_Math_6 SAP_Focus_Math_7 SAP_Focus_Math_8 They can also be […]

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Georgetown Mathematics Resources

Introduction to Common Core Site iBook Mathematical Focus by Grade Level k-8 A collection of PDF’s detailing the mathematical content emphasized in the Standards by grade level. These can be used as guides to inform instructional decisions regarding time and other resources. SAP_Focus_Math_K SAP_Focus_Math_1 SAP_Focus_Math_2 SAP_Focus_Math_3 SAP_Focus_Math_4 SAP_Focus_Math_5 SAP_Focus_Math_6 SAP_Focus_Math_7 SAP_Focus_Math_8 They can also be […]

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Smarter Balanced Digital Library

Smarter Balanced Digital Library surpasses 2K item mark, workshops offered Hi all, I am going to sign all staff in the district up for a Login ID and Password to this resource.  It will be available shortly and you will receive an email with your login materials. To find out more about the goals of this […]

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