Fairness in Testing Webinar Series: Putting the Score First – Selection of Test Accommodations for IEP Teams, 5/11/2018

Putting the Score First: Selection of Test Accommodations for IEP Teams with Dr. Ryan J. Kettler May 11, 2018 (Friday), 11:00-12:30 CDT Educational testing accommodations are often selected in practice solely by considering whether they are likely to increase scores; this method does little to distinguish the selected accommodations from an award of bonus points. … Continue reading Fairness in Testing Webinar Series: Putting the Score First – Selection of Test Accommodations for IEP Teams, 5/11/2018

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COE Event – May 2: What Exactly is Play and Why is it Such a Powerful Vehicle for Learning?

Please join us for a lecture by Dr. Peter Gray from Boston College about the connection between play and learning! Wednesday, May 2nd at 5:30pm. Please see the following flyer for details:

COE Spring Forum: High School Students Speak Out! May 1st at 5:30pm

DEPAUL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION SPRING 2018 FORUM HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS SPEAK OUT! YOUTH LEADERSHIP, IMPACT, EMPOWERMENT!   Tuesday, May 1st:  5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Lincoln Park Student Center, Room 314 We are witnessing an extraordinary time of high school student civic engagement and activism.  From the March for Our Lives and high school walkouts … Continue reading COE Spring Forum: High School Students Speak Out! May 1st at 5:30pm

Midwest Social-Emotional Learning in Schools Summit, July 23-24

When: July 23 - July 24, 2018 Where: Oak Park-River Forest High School For a list of speakers, other event details and to register, click HERE. Registration Deadline: July 16, 2018 Join national, regional and local practitioners to learn how students are gaining skills to understand and manage their emotions in their learning spaces. Latest … Continue reading Midwest Social-Emotional Learning in Schools Summit, July 23-24

‘Scratch Cooking School Meals!’ Webinar on March 29

Scratch cooking allows schools to have more control over flavor and nutrients in school meals. How can schools transition to more scratch cooking in their kitchens? Join the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Team Nutrition and the Institute of Child Nutrition at 2 p.m. on March 29 for the “Scratch Cooking School Meals!” webinar. Representatives from … Continue reading ‘Scratch Cooking School Meals!’ Webinar on March 29

Webinar Series: Fairness in Testing

Fairness Evidence Expectations for Educational Tests with Dr. Catherine Welch When: Wednesday, March 28 from 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Description: The assessment of student achievement continues to be a fundamental and significant source of information in our society. While recognizing that achievement data are powerful, we must always guide towards appropriate use and interpretation. … Continue reading Webinar Series: Fairness in Testing