is thrilled to announce that Cris Tovani
will be featured at our fall conference on October 21 and 22.Cris
is the author of I Read It But I Don't Get It and Do I Really Have to Teach Reading?She is a consultant for the Public Education and Business Coalition and a literacy coach/teacher at Smoky Hill High School in Denver, CO.Cris
will provide a keynote address each day and several breakout sessions focusing on formative assessments.
Keynote Title: So, What do They Really Know: Using Formative Assessment to Inform InstructionDescription: Now more than ever before, students are bombarded with standardized testing.Often the information that these assessments provide isn't useful when it comes to classroom instruction and differentiation.During this keynote, Cris Tovani
will share how she
uses formative assessments to help guide her
planning and hold students accountable for learning.