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Proficiency Scales Workshop

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$309.00

Proficiency Scales Workshop

Tampa, Florida | October 17, 2019

This session will address questions and challenges regarding how to use proficiency scales appropriately with students who have exceptional needs. Participants will receive information about providing appropriate accommodations and modifications for students that relate to language on proficiency scales. Additional learning will include how to use the adjusted scales to offer accurate information about achievement to students and parents. Outcomes include:

  • Overview the what, why, and how of proficiency scales
  • Explore three groups of exceptional learners
  • Gain enhanced understanding of how to determine appropriate accommodations and modifications based on proficiency scales
  • Discover how to offer accurate information about achievement to exceptional learners and their parents

Hear from our attendees

I learned so much, and I’m very excited to bring this information back to my team. The hands-on work was so helpful!
— Jamilah Hicks, K–5 ELA academic content specialist, Lafayette Parish School System, Louisiana
So helpful! The workshop cemented what I already knew and supported new learnings.
— Sandy Giorgi, elementary teaching and learning director, Lakeville Public Schools, Minnesota
The examples and opportunities to create and collaborate were valuable. I feel equipped to try this work back home.
— Nikysha Gilliam, English teacher and magnet coordinator, Audubon Middle School, California

Additional Information

Product Code: WSL151

  • Bev Clemens

    Bev Clemens, PhD, is an experienced educational leader who has worked in large suburban districts and in smaller urban districts with diverse student populations. In addition to her work with Marzano Research, Dr. Clemens works with a small nonprofit organization focused on developing leadership skills in school leaders who are working to transform schools to meet the needs of all students.



Presenters are subject to change.

Venue

AC Hotel Tampa Airport
4020 West Boy Scout Blvd
Tampa, FL

Hotel Accommodations

In order to receive the discounted hotel room rate, please mention Marzano Research. Events reach capacity quickly. Please confirm your registration before making travel plans.

Primary Hotel

AC Hotel Tampa Airport
4020 West Boy Scout Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
813.350.4020

Discounted Rate: (single or double) $179 per night
Deadline: September 23, 2019, or until group rate is sold out

Online reservations

Cancellations and Substitutions

All cancellations and substitutions must be in submitted in writing via fax (812.336.7790) or email registration@marzanoresearch.com

  • Cancellations more than 90 days prior to the event require a $75 processing fee per person.
  • Cancellations between 10 and 90 days prior to the event require half the registration fee.
  • Cancellations less than 10 days prior to the event will receive no refund.

Included with your registration:

7:30–8:00 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00–8:30 a.m. Welcome and overview of session (logistics, agenda, and outcomes)
Participants will:
  • Overview the what, why, and how of proficiency scales.
  • Explore three groups of exceptional learners.
  • Gain enhanced understanding of how to determine appropriate accommodations and modifications based on proficiency scales.
  • Discover how to offer accurate information about achievement to exceptional learners and their parents.
8:30–10:15 a.m. Review the what, why, and how of proficiency scales
Explore three groups of exceptional learners
Gain enhanced understanding of the terms accommodations and modifications
10:15–10:30 a.m. BREAK
10:30–11:00 a.m. Accommodations and modifications for students with disabilities
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. LUNCH (on your own)
12:30–2:00 p.m. Accommodations and modifications for English learners and gifted students
2:00–2:15 p.m. BREAK
2:15–3:15 p.m. Determining and communicating accurate grades for exceptional learners
3:15–3:30 p.m. Reflection and Closure