Leaders of Their Own Learning: Transforming Schools Through Student-Engaged Assessment
This PD Pack is based on the book Leaders of Their Own Learning: Transforming Schools through Student-Engaged Assessment. You don’t technically need the book to use the PD Pack, but it will deepen your learning to use it in tandem with the book.
Before you begin, watch this short introductory video from author Ron Berger
What’s Leaders of Their Own Learning about?
- Putting the powerful tools of measuring progress back in the hands of students
- Igniting the capacity of students to take responsibility for their own learning and build independence, critical thinking skills, and perseverance
What are learning targets and how will they help my students be leaders of their own learning?
How do you know what your students know? Why “Got it?” isn’t good enough.
How does using data give students ownership of their learning?
How can I use models, critique, and descriptive feedback in my classroom to inspire, engage, and motivate my students?
How do student-led conferences inspire students to own their own their learning?
How can celebrating student work publicly build students’ sense of pride about academic work and contribution to the community?
How can students provide evidence of growth and learning through meaningful rites of passage?