View Workshop: Building Better Benchmark Assessments

Workshop NameBuilding Better Benchmark Assessments
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Workshop Short DescThis 3-day workshop will help participants evaluate the most important standards at their subject level and look to create benchmark assessments that will help their students perform better on New York State assessments.
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School Year2022-2023
Rolling Online CourseNo
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Category529 - Professional Development
SubcategoryCurric: Learning Standards
Provider529 - Professional Development
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Duration6 Hours
LevelSED CODES 1,2,3,4
Total Workshop Days1.0
Credit Hours5.50
Days To Bill1.0
Participants Must Attend All DaysNo
District Always Pays Participant FeeYes
Participant Approval NeededNo
Scoring ExamsNo
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Workshop Full DescThis 3-day workshop will help participants evaluate the most important standards at their subject level and look to create benchmark assessments that will help their students perform better on New York State assessments. This workshop will be based off of what we've learned creating the other 3-8 ELA and Math benchmarks and will also focus on improving these and possibly even expanding to other subjects, based on interest.
Workshop AudienceTeachers or instructional coaches
Workshop PrerequisitesNone.
Workshop ObjectivesThe learners will:
Determine what the 'power standards' are for their grade and subject level.
Analyze what types of questions New York State has asked at those standards.
Create benchmarks using information about the difficulty of released questions from the New York State Education Department.
Share benchmarks and develop a plan to use them for the upcoming school year.
Assessment of LearningParticipants will be guided throughout the process of building benchmarks as CABOCES has done in the past. This time looking at the item difficulty for certain questions when we build the benchmarks.
Participants will leave with a finished product that they can use and/or share for the upcoming school year.
Workshop Topics, Concepts & ResourcesAssessment
Standards
Benchmarks
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Submitted For Approval05/05/2022
Approved12/16/2021
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CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
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Workshop Id2088
Added ByMark C Carls
BocesCattaraugus-Allegany BOCES
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Entry Date11/23/2021 12:32:05
Last Modified Date05/05/2022 12:31:37

CTLE Activities

  • Pedagogy

Seminars

Learning Standards

  • 2 Knowledge of Content and Instruction
  • 3 Instructional Practice
  • 5 Assessment for Learning
  • 6 Responsibilities Collaboration
  • 7 Professional Growth