Empowering Excellence inspires a revolution in teaching and assessment practices. These methods of teaching and grading represent a major step ahead in how teachers assess and interact with students. Empowering Excellence presents 12 significant ashiftsa that encourage motivation, build confidence, and measure what students know and are able to do based on the Common Core State Standards or equivalent standards in a highly supportive, student-centered environment. Teachers, administrators, and education professors will find ideas that will transform classrooms into places where students are filled with confidence and empowered to strive for excellence.Templates: These are the next step up from a checklist. A template prompts students to add specific elements to achieve a requested format. When students are learning to write a persuasive essay, for example, a template is a strong way toanbsp;...
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