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Benchmark Assessments: 4 Best Practices

Thursday, August 3, 2017 -- Sarah Cornelius

Another assessment? Is that the first thought that comes to mind at the mention of administering beginning-of-the-year benchmarks to your students? If so, you’re certainly not alone—today’s students and teachers are faced with no shortage of assessments, all of which come with their own unique set of pressures and expectations. But, before you write off the idea, it’s important to consider the reasoning behind benchmark assessments, and the value they can provide.

Teacher Deals, Classroom Makeovers, Building Community, and More: The Teachers’ Ultimate Guide to Back-to-School Planning

Monday, July 24, 2017 -- Sarah Cornelius

We know all of you educators are putting plenty of thought into what you’ll do to get the new school year off to a great start. To help, we’ve rounded up some of our best resources on classroom organization, classroom management, and teacher deals!


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