There is a lot of debate in my school on whether or not to allow students to retake tests and quizzes. Or to allow students to complete test corrections to raise their grade. I would assume that this is probably a debated upon topic in many schools! Does allowing a student to retake a quiz… Read More Should we allow students to retake tests and quizzes?
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In my position, I provide inclusion support to special education students. This involves a lot of co-teaching, modifying assessments on the go, and sometimes it feels like I’m constantly juggling. Many of my students struggle with showing what they know during a test, and I juggle with the balance between helping them show what they… Read More How I accommodate students during tests and quizzes
Like most states, my students have to participate annually in high-stakes testing. My eighth graders are responsible for taking two days of ELA testing, two days of Math testing and two days of Science testing. The ELA and the math are on the computer this year, as they were last year. The science is still on paper… Read More High-Stakes Testing
Special education pacing can be difficult to find the right balance. One of the decisions I struggle with the most is whether to focus on understanding or getting through the curriculum. This is a struggle I have especially with math. I work with students who often require extra practice and more taught lessons to understand… Read More Special Education Pacing: Do We Rush or Not?