Presentation on theme: "Standards: An Historical Perspective Pat Ballew. OMG !!!!! POWERPOINT SLIDES Please send me your 20 slides by Monday, December 2 In case it's helpful."— Presentation transcript:
OMG !!!!! POWERPOINT SLIDES Please send me your 20 slides by Monday, December 2 In case it's helpful information, I'll be using a MacBook Pro (running OS X Version 10.9). My version of PowerPoint is "Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2011 Version 14.2.5
HUH!!!!!! Please translate into English. A title????? I can do that. 20 PowerPoint slides????? Mac 10? 10.9??? Send to you?????? PowerPoint????? I think you are saying I need to use the program I have never mastered, in fact, it is still fairly virginal, …do something that gives me 20 slides and then send those slides to you, (How?????) Am I translating your message correctly?????
Yes, in about 1996, the new state standards gave teachers: *Focus *Consistent teaching structure within the State (maybe…)
But over time, Things changed into something else…
Test Test Test Raise Scores What does the data show? Test Test Test Raise Scores Test Test Test Raise Scores Test Test What does the data show? Test Test Why are your scores lower? Test Test Benchmarks are coming! Test What does the data show? Test Benchmark Assessments Tests Test Test What does the data show? Why are your scores lower? Test Test Test Test Test Raise Scores
Page a day … Page a day… Page a day… Test Tes t Test Page a day…Page a day…Page a day… Test Test…Page a day Page a day…Page a day…Test Test Page a day… Page a day…Page a day… Page a day… Page a day… Test Test Test Test Tes t Test Page a day… Test
216 - 88 132 Hmmm…not exactly….lets do some re- learning here… 100 100 200 0 16 200 10 6 80 8 100 20 8 128 Talk to me and tell me how you solved this problem.
Test Scores Test Scores Page a day No creativity Page a Day No creativity Page a Day No creati vity Page a Day No Creativ ity Page a Day No Creativity
Majority of our world will be all be on the same page, so to speak 46 States out of 50 46/50 = 23/25 =.92=92% More in Depth, Not shallow in content Smaller text books (but probably with many piles of auxiliary junk youll never use) Common Core based tests Better questions…thinking questions On-line Testing!!! ….okay, some year…
Smarter Balance Tests: On Line!! Question #1 A class is making chains of paper clips for a project. The table lists the length of each chain in inches Chain ALength (in) A 36 B 12 C 48 D 24 E 60 The number line is measured in feet. Drag each paper clip representing the labeled chain to the number line to show its length in feet. Place the paper clips above the number line. Question #2 Jack, Max and Annie are walking from Start to Finish. Jack is ½ the distance from Start to Finish Max is 1/3 the distance from Start to Finish. Annie is 1/8 the distance from Start to Finish. Drag each person to his or her location on the model shown.