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Power moves: Top 6 ways to use rapid formative assessment to promote student engagement

March 13th, 2018|

Why read this? Because it will give you superpowers. No, really. Student engagement is a hot topic these days because of its proven impact on graduation rates, school culture, [...]

Thank you for being a friend: Checking for Understanding in the Tiered Reading Classroom

March 11th, 2018|

Thank you for being a friend: Checking for Understanding in the Tiered Reading Classroom by Melody K. Gerard Let me tell you a story. Picture it. Sicily. 1922. Classes [...]

Defy Ventures: another Quick Key partner that is doing good and growing fast

March 8th, 2018|

We are proud to support Defy Ventures as they work to train incarcerated individuals to become entrepreneurs and leaders, and congratulate them on their outstanding success over the last [...]

Blooms Taxonomy Guide for Multiple-Choice Questions and Question Stems in Formative Assessment

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How to use, measure, and track Bloom's Taxonomy in your Question Stems and Multiple Choice Questions According to Edglossary  "Blooms [...]

How North Carolina Schools Use SchoolNet And Quick Key Together to Measurably Improve Student Outcomes

February 23rd, 2018|

These North Carolina Schools Use SchoolNet And Quick Key Together to Measurably Improve Student Outcomes. Carver High School and Guilford Prep (a Charter Public [...]

From Scantron to Mobile Grading at the Idaho Virtual School District

February 16th, 2018|

The Idaho Virtual Academy (IDVA) is a virtual school serving high school students across the state. Each semester, students in roughly a dozen testing centers arrive for in-person, on-paper final exams [...]

Top Five Questions to Ask about your school’s use of formative assessment tools & data

February 8th, 2018|

It's That Time of Year Again... Lo and behold, it's time to start getting ready for state tests. So: what are you going to do this year, that you [...]