Synopses & Reviews
In this book, you'll find out how to set up collaborative analysis of student work in your school. Developed and refined with more than 100 elementary and secondary teachers, this adaptable system combines the best of action research, study groups, standards-based learning, student assessment, teacher reflection, and portfolio assessment.
Table of Contents
The benefits of collaborative analysis of student learning -- Why CASL works : the framework for teacher's reflective inquiry -- Culture building : norms and skills for collaborative inquiry -- Phases I and II : the target learning area, initial assessment, and focus students -- Phases III, IV, and V : study group analysis of student work, finding more information, final assessment, and reflection -- Facilitation of CASL -- Leadership for CASL.