Workshop LiveBinders

LiveBinders allow the GVSU CSO to effortlessly share materials from professional development workshops with participants.  Included in the LiveBinders are the presentation, hand-out materials, activities, as well as websites and online resources. 


NWEA™ Applying Reports
Lissa Brunan - brunanl@gvsu.edu
Alissa Thelen - thelenal@gvsu.edu

Enhance your knowledge of MAP test scores by learning about their most important data. Learn how to use this data in the classroom to identify targeted instruction groups. Participants will access, interpret, and apply MAP reports through a variety of hands-on activities. They will also gain numerous strategies to boost differentiation efforts. 

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NWEA™ Informing Instruction

Lissa Brunan - brunanl@gvsu.edu
Alissa Thelen - thelenal@gvsu.edu

Apply MAP reports to classroom instruction and utilize the learning continuum. Learn to create flexible groups and develop specific differentiation skills that support all learners. We will identify resources that target diverse learning needs and design tiered, responsive instructional plans that blend educational standards, curriculum, and data.

*Participants should complete NWEA™ Applying Reports before attending this workshop.*

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NWEA™ MPG Essential Reports
Alissa Thelen - thelenal@gvsu.edu

If your district uses NWEA™ assessments, K-1 teachers can use NWEA™ Screening Assessments & Skills Checklists to their advantage. Participants interpret and apply diagnostic data from the tests as well as synthesize MPG data to influence instructional planning.

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Proctor Training for Web-Based MAP ©

Lissa Brunan - brunanl@gvsu.edu
Alissa Thelen - thelenal@gvsu.edu

Proctor Training for Web-Based MAP © is for those individuals who are NEW to proctoring the WEB-BASED assessment. Participants will be introduced to the steps of preparing the system for testing as well as proctoring a live test. Participants will also experience the test from the student's perspective and sample a computer adaptive test. Multiple testing scenarios will be covered so proctors know the best way to handle all situations.

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Lexile ® Workshop

Lissa Brunan | Email: brunanl@gvsu.edu

Lexile ® Workshop - Creating Student Booklists takes one piece of data from the MAP © test to a whole new level.  Understanding the Lexile score and how it can help you can positively effect student test scores.  Finding books that match student's interest, comprehension level, and maturity level are the three keys discussed in this workshop.

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Grammar Mirth - Playing With Parts of Speech

Alissa Thelen | Email: thelenal@gvsu.edu

Grammar Mirth- Playing With Parts of Speech connects grammar, comprehension and writing skills through ELA teaching strategies. The strategies discussed will connect with MAP © Learning Continuum learning statements and Common Core.  You'll learn to gesture parts of speech and do hands-on activities to reinforce them.

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Technology Tools & Teaching Tricks

Lissa Brunan | Email: brunanl@gvsu.edu

Technology Tools & Teaching Tricks is a workshop that showcases free and easy technology tools available to teachers. It also includes teaching strategies that can bring more life to the classroom and the content.

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