Presentation on theme: "Coffee with the Principal December 10 th & 12 th An Introduction to the PARCC."— Presentation transcript:
Coffee with the Principal December 10 th & 12 th An Introduction to the PARCC
Agenda Welcome & Introductions Ice Breaker Objectives Norms Review information and outcomes of previous meeting A Look at the ISAT The PARCC Test: A First Hand Experience Compare the ISAT and PARCC What’s Next for Me? Adjourn
Session Objectives By the end of this session I will have… Knowledge of the difference between the ISAT and PARCC Reading Assessments (3 rd Grade Sample) Reflection on What Parental Support Is Needed
NORMS Be present. We are here to learn. Balance your listening with your speaking. Seek solutions. Dirty laundry is for private meetings. When in doubt, schedule a meeting with your teacher. We are a collective community: teachers, parents, students. Politics Aside. This is our reality.
History of the State Standards Movement began through National Governor's Association College and career readiness standards developed in summer 2009 Based on the college and career readiness standards, K-12 learning progressions developed Multiple rounds of feedback from states, teachers, researchers, higher education, and the general public Final Common Core State Standards released on June 2, 2010
The PARCC http://parcc.pearson.com/practice-tests/
What’s Next? What can you do? Read with your child Have your child read to you Talk about what your child is reading Ask them, “Why? & What?” ….. Why did you say that? & What did you read that lead you to that response?