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Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Said a student to me in the hallway: "This is the BEST Sustained Silent Reading book ever." http://t.co/lO0OpBBeJb 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Nice! Gotta love a good use for technology. Connections! 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Short blog post: My Twitter Experiment, Benefit Number 1. http://t.co/wx6TSNxGNM 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I've got to run. I've got Ss blogs to read. Woohoo! Have a great day. THANK YOU for the wonderful chat today. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Good question! I haven't given enough thought, honestly. Too wrapped up in current year. (And not teaching MYP next year.) 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Ah...now THAT I do, but without the rubric descriptors. Easy fix, though. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I do for criterion E, but not C. Another "things that make you go hmmm..." I find Crit C rubric less helpful. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I think I'm an expert on creating 'traditional' tests. Now I need to do better. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I've yet to attend any really good PD on developing powerful meaningful assessments. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Our semester final includes Criterion E (Data Processing) along with C. Not sure how to do others. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience RT : I'd love a world without grades, only comments & feedback were given, but that utopia'… 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I wouldn't want to be a teacher if that was required! 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience And I'm not saying that's the right way. The reality of grades in the college entrance system. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I don't ever rank students in terms of simply 'putting them in order'. Grades do that for me. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience That's what I mean. The grades that I assign end up assigning the ranking of the students. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I think descriptive feedback is often lacking from the tests I return. Hmmm...an area to improve. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Not ranking in order...but ranking in terms of marks. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience A3 : I often do not allow retakes in MYP. No good reason. Just standard practice here. I'd like to reevaluate. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Great post. I'd LOVE to be able to provide feedback without worrying about ranking. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Nice! I can't wait to see them. 8 years 3 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite