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Monthly Archives: May, 2018

May 24th, 2018

Why is Assessment Important?  When and How Often do you Assess? Jodi Togiai, Instructional Coach, and RTI Lead Blackfoot School District # 55 Audience: All How and why we use Edify.  Learn how to run a true PLC by going over reports and questions from Edify. Creating backwards design in our PLC. Share evidence of growth on ISAT and how teachers celebrate growth by using the data to drive instruction.  How we get student buy-in…   Read…

May 24th, 2018

Teacher Vitae:  Administrator Presenter:  Pat Tiede Audience: Administrators Description:  Teacher Vitae helps guide the entire employee evaluation process for evaluator and evaluatee. This session will guide you through the use of the variety of evaluation tools as an evaluation manager and portfolio user. You will learn how to use Teacher Vitae to schedule individual evaluations, editing and scoring observations and completing summative evaluations, all while efficiently managing the evaluation process workflow and compliance.

May 24th, 2018

  Presenter: Sara Praegitzer, Instructional Coach, Robert Stuart Middle School, Twin Falls School District #411 Audience:  All Combining Response to Intervention (RTI) and Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) to make a Multi-Tiered Support System (MTSS) can improve your school and provide the needed support for all students. Utilizing Mileposts will increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the process. We have resources, examples, and experience to help you develop a system that works for your…   Read…

May 23rd, 2018

  Presenter: Dr. Eric Kellerer, Director of NNU Doceō Center, Northwest Nazarene University Audience:  All “There are a thousand questions and logistics that have to happen to successfully transform a school into a competency-based learning model, but all of those questions can be answered if you first learn why competency-based learning is not only important but essential for your students.  This session will help participants think deeply about the transformation of the learning experience and…   Read…

May 23rd, 2018

Presenter:  Rudi Lewis Audience: All An interactive presentation on how districts can use Silverback products today for Competency / Mastery-Based Learning.  This session will guide you through our products and the variety of features within to ensure that each district has a customized set of tools to meet the needs of assessment, data analysis, and educational support to meet the educational needs of each student.  We will also have conversations with attendees about where districts…   Read…

May 23rd, 2018

Presenter: Dale Kleinert; AdvancED Idaho, Director Audience: All The results are in… now what?  Every school in Idaho administered the AdvancED eProve Student Engagement Surveys this spring.  The eProve Survey results provide a powerful tool to gain a glimpse into the perceptions of your students.  Uncovering patterns allows for in-depth analysis of students’ understandings, perceptions, and needs. Join this session presented by Dale Kleinert, AdvancED Idaho Director to learn how to drive continuous improvement using…   Read…

May 23rd, 2018

Presenter: John Foster, Partner, Kestrel West Audience: All Every constitutional and legislative office in the state of Idaho is on the ballot in 2018. This presentation by the contract lobbyists for Silverback Learning will dig into the results from the Primary Election and will forecast the Midterm elections in November. They will also talk through what it all means for leaders in Idaho school districts.  

May 23rd, 2018

Presenter: Monday, June 18, Pat Tiede Presenters: Wednesday, June 20, Kristy Brinkerhoff and Scott Williams Level: Admin From Observation to Evaluation:  Providing Accurate, Fair, and Consistent Feedback — A hands-on, interactive workshop providing evaluators with experience in using Teacher Vitae tools to gather, analyze and evaluate observation data while utilizing Charlotte Danielson’s Instructional Framework for Teaching.

May 23rd, 2018

Presenter: Pat Tiede &  Lacee Peterson Audience: Teachers Learn how to customize your portfolio, add artifacts, tag artifacts to district/state adopted tags.  Participants will also learn how to use Teacher Vitae to collect, tag and prepare their portfolio for the Master Educator Premium submission.  Organize evidence and artifacts privately, share at your discretion. Supports rich text narratives, attachments of all major types (videos, images, documents, pdfs,) and tagging to district evaluation domains Automatically archives evaluations…   Read…

May 23rd, 2018

Presenter:  Joyce Lewis Audience: All Come join us for a hands-on session with edifyAssess and learn how to put your district assessment plan into action.  edifyAssess is a robust, secure, easy-to-use formative assessment platform with over 100K standards-aligned items with varying levels of rigor, providing educators with data that they can actually use to make instructional decisions. 

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