Understanding Assessment & Grading

in Schools Today

FREE Workshop

Oakland Schools

Thursday, March 10th, 6-8pm

2111 Pontiac Lake Road

Waterford Township, MI

Parents, Community Members and Educators:

Come join International Speaker Tom Schimmer at Oakland Schools to learn how educational research has influenced classroom instruction. During this informative evening the workshop will focus on:


  • Why classroom instruction has changed since you were in school
  • Why grades aren’t necessary to learn
  • How grading and reporting is changing
  • How you and your children can be more involved in the learning process

Tom Schimmer

Tom Schimmer is an independent education author, speaker, and consultant from Vancouver, British Columbia (Canada). He is recognized as a leader and expert in the areas of assessment for learning, sound grading practices, educational leadership, and positive behavior interventions and supports.

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