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Standards-based assessment and Instruction

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Tips for Schools and Districts

Exemplars makes it possible for schools, districts and teachers to get started with excellent standards-based performance assessment and instruction.

To help you use our material, we would like to share some suggestions from experienced Exemplars users and workshop participants. The links on the left include ideas and tips to help teachers, schools and districts get started on the right foot. These exercises can be used individually as a model or in staff development sessions.

To download a complete hardcopy version of our step-by-step tutorial please click here. (Please allow several minutes for download on slower connections).

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Our teacher-friendly tasks are designed to support both the Common Core and Citywide instructional expectations. GO Math! alignments are also available.
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The Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union (SVSU) in Bennington was trying to help its local community gain a better understanding of what students need to demonstrate in order to be successful on their math assessments. One of the most difficult sections of the exam is problem solving. Here, students are not only expected to determine the correct strategy, but also to explain their answers in writing, using math language and representation. For four years SVSU has used Exemplars as a curriculum tool in teaching its students how to solve these types of problems...

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