Westwood Heights School District May 2016
Testing, Testing, and more testing!
Currently, elementary and middle school are wrapping up M-Step testing in grades 4 and 7. This year additional testing at the elementary and high school was added for district accountability (* New Assessments 2015-16).
*K-2 grade (Early Literacy and Numeracy)
3-8 grade M-Step
*9-10 grade Practice SAT
11th grade SAT/WorkKeys/M-Step
Grade level/content area benchmark assessment
DiBels - elementary
Scholastic Reading Inventory - elementary, middle, and high school
The district testing is currently taking place as we come to the closing of the school year. Building administrators will report out with data sets shortly.
MDE Early Literacy Initiative Grant
GEARp2takeACTION Teacher Training
Teachers were trained:
How to use the Heroic Imagination Project Bystander Module to help build a heroic culture. Heroic cultures are cultures where everyone sees themselves as heroic leaders and are not bystanders when problems arise.
At the end of the session, teachers were given the curriculum module, companion materials, and resources to use with your classroom, staff, and organization.
MiELA Network Summer Professional Development
Google Classroom Ready!
Watch clip for a demonstration: