• How Can You Build Your own Professional Learning Network (PLN)?

    Revisiting this topic at a time of the year in which we often look for support from our colleague as we approach the final testing season of the year.    I've always felt that work is more product...
    jane.nuessen@nwea.org
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  • What “Dancing with the Stars” Teaches Us About Balancing Growth and Proficiency

    Melissa Bain supports Illinois State and Government Partnerships for NWEA. She works directly with the Board of Education, Governor’s, and City of Chicago Mayor’s office, as well as key district and state ...
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  • By attending NWEA sponsered Professional Development are tools and tabs added to an attendees Map Growth teacher dashboard? And is this the only way to get those tools?

    I've used NWEA for 6 years in my district. I recently heard that NWEA PD is recorded by the NWEA company and I heard a rumour that there are some cool new tool that will be added to your teacher dashboard if you atten...
    Jeff Byrne
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  • 5 best Professional Learning Practices

    Check out the interview with NWEA's own Kathy Dyer featured in the eSchool News article. "How to deliver PL that really works".  Kathy serves the Professional Learning Design Team as the Manag...
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  • Data Analysis and Collaboration

    As your school year winds down and testing is drawing to a close what type of data analysis activities are you doing?  Are these activities being done individually, as a group collaboration or both?  Please ...
  • Just getting started. Help!

    What is the difference between growth and screening tests? Which one should I give?
    Chasity Allen
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