Waterford Graded School District

Professional Learning Time with Dylan Wiliam

Dylan Wiliam is well-known for his work in the area of assessment

Dylan Wiliam is Emeritus Professor of Educational Assessment at the Institute of Education, University of London where, from 2006 to 2010 was its Deputy Director. In a varied career, he has taught in urban public schools, directed a large-scale testing program, served a number of roles in university administration, including Dean of a School of Education, and pursued a research program focused on supporting teachers to develop their use of assessment in support of learning.


A Day with Dylan Wiliam

Thursday, Aug. 22nd 2013 at 8:30am-3pm

100 Field Drive

Waterford, WI

Waterford Union High School - parking is available on the southeast parking lot on the corner of Water and Washington Streets. Participants can enter our commons (cafeteria) area by Door 1 as the auditorium entrance is located just inside/on the east side of the commons.


Embedding Formative Assessment with Teacher Learning Communities

8:30 AM Why we need to raise achievement, what's been tried, and why it hasn't worked

9:15 AM Formative assessment: what it is and what it isn't

10:00 AM Break

10:30 AM Strategies and practical techniques for formative assessment (part 1)

12:00 PM Lunch (Provided)

1:00 PM Strategies and practical techniques for formative assessment (part 2)

1:45 PM Sustaining professional learning with teacher learning communities

3:00 PM Close


Any questions, feel free contact Kathy Hoppe, Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum and Instruction.

hoppe@waterford.k12.wi.us