NCSA: Innovations in Assessment with Competency-Based Learning

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Lilly Flores

This year’s National Conference on Student Assessment included multiple sessions focused around the theme of innovative assessment. While innovative assessments can refer to a variety of assessment tools, competency-based learning (CBL) systems, are one of the most promising formats. Here, we will dig in to what Competency Based Education is and why it is something worth keeping an eye on.

Meet Our Employees

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Carly Gebhardt

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Top Product Enhancements for the New School Year: Study Island and Edmentum Test Packs

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Ashlee Tatum

We are very excited to launch a wealth of features for Study Island and Edmentum Test Packs, including a completely new interface, content for our assessment solutions, and a brand-new way for teachers and students to interact with our content.

5 Questions All Parents Should Ask Their Child’s Educators

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Sarah Cornelius

Parents and caregivers play an essential role in every child’s education. Use the following questions as a guide to begin a conversation with your child's educators, and make sure that you are supporting their education in the most effective manner possible.

Melding Student Interest with the Standards

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Scott Sterling

Back when we were students, most of us had no idea what the standards were. We weren't supposed to concern ourselves with the business of learning. Now, the thinking has shifted.

National Conference on Student Assessment: Key Takeaways

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Ashlee Tatum

NCSA gave us a unique opportunity to really dig into the assessment landscape and more clearly understand some of the drivers that fuel assessment implementations, the challenges that they bring, and success at the state, district, school, and classroom levels.

[ISTE 2015 Recap] 5 Key Takeaways from the Edmentum Team

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Sarah Cornelius

We’ve had nearly a month to digest all of the great ideas, information, and inspirations that we absorbed at ISTE 2015. As a final recap of the conference, we want to take a shot at narrowing down all that we learned to a short list of five top takeaways.

Top Product Enhancements for the New School Year: EducationCity

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Madison Michell

On July 27th, we will be releasing exciting enhancements to EducationCity, including updated teacher and administrator features and new ELL resources.

7 Tips: Ensure That Your Learners Are Prepared for Common Core Assessments

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Sarah Cornelius

Preparing learners for the Common Core assessments can seem daunting at times, but with a plan and some preparation, you can feel confident about next-generation state testing. Check out these seven tips to help your students get ready and, ultimately, improve achievement!

Quick Guide: Competency-Based Learning

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Scott Sterling

Competency-based learning (CBL) is the idea that instead of students moving along in their educational careers based on how old they are, they should instead progress based on mastery of a set of skills. Here are some actionable tips to implement CBL in your classroom.

Visit Edmentum at ILA 2015!

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Sarah Cornelius

ILA 2015 opens tomorrow and Edmentum is very excited to be attending! Visit us Saturday through Monday in the exhibit hall at booth #1238.

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