Latest Rubric Stories

2014-05-07 08:38:03

NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taskstream, the leading assessment, accreditation, and e-portfolio software provider to higher education institutions, today announced that it is partnering with the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)'s Valid Assessment of Learning in Undergraduate Education (VALUE) initiative that seeks to create a nationally scalable approach to assessment based on real student work rather than surveys or standardized tests. Launched...

2014-03-12 04:22:46

Educators share rubrics and lesson plans designed to help improve classroom instruction and evaluate student assignments OAKLAND, Calif., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced Teaching Tools, an online resource for instructors at all levels to share rubrics and lesson plans with their colleagues. Teaching Tools already has more than 40 items, including rubrics aligned to the Common Core State Standards, and...

2014-01-30 23:01:21

Marzano models’ uniquely tight alignment keeps the focus on student learning. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 In an effort to raise student achievement by improving educator effectiveness, the Maine Department of Education has adopted standards of professional practice for all teachers and principals, (InTASC and ISLLC 2008, respectively). The Maine DOE has approved the Marzano Teacher Evaluation Model’s rubrics as a source to support the professional practice component...

2013-06-27 23:23:20

Edvance360 - CODiE Award Winner releases second phase of Rubrics Tool in latest release, further enhancing usability for faculty/teachers and visibility for students/end-users. Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Edvance360, a leading provider of eLearning solutions, one of the top ten tools for online teaching, as well as 2011 winner and five-time-finalist for the CODiE Award for Best Course or Learning Management System, just released a new update to the Rubrics Tool further...

2013-01-21 23:00:32

ODYSSEYWARE releases Writer instructional aid to improve writing outcomes with practice and revision. New educational resource encourages practice and revision to improve writing proficiency. Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 ODYSSEYWARE, one of the leading publishers of online curriculum for students in grades 3-12, has recently released ODYSSEYWARE Writer, a new instructional aid for teachers and students to create focused and differentiated writing instruction. Writer is a web-based...

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