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Time
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whatedsaid
8:25 PM
@pam_thompson Join us for #pypchat?
whatedsaid
8:25 PM
If you're ready for #pypchat, introduce yourself meanwhile. Where in the world are you? What's your role?
jennysfen
8:27 PM
@nainisingh are you joining us for #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:27 PM
Brisbane here, looking forward to seeing an engaged dialogue for #pypchat tonight.
DwyerTeacher
8:27 PM
Craig grade 5/6 in Japan #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:27 PM
I'm Sarah & I teach Performing Arts to 3-6 yr olds @ Canadian International School of Hong Kong! #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:28 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat HOLA .. This is @acastroferrada ...PYP teacher and coordinator from Texas .. Saludos
haileyj45
8:28 PM
Hailey- yr 6 mount Scopus #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:28 PM
I'm a Teaching and Learning Coordinator in Melbourne #pypchat
jennysfen
8:29 PM
Hi all. Joining #pypchat from a ferry in hong kong. Gr. 6 teacher at an international school.
jasongraham99
8:29 PM
Indonesia all set to go here! #pypchat
RenIsrael
8:30 PM
#pypchat rene here head of school melbourne
whatedsaid
8:30 PM
Hi everyone. Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: Summative assessments. For the next hour my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
melmac6
8:30 PM
Mel from Adelaide joining #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:30 PM
@jennysfen Love that you tweet from the ferry for #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:31 PM
I am a Gr1 teacher and Learning Tech Coord at an IB Intl school in Java Indonesia #pypchat
irantimega
8:31 PM
Hello, I am grade 2 teacher from Indonesia, ready for #pypchat :)
whatedsaid
8:31 PM
Hi everyone. Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets in order to participate in the discussion.
krivett1
8:31 PM
#pypchat Year 3&4 tchr joining u from Auckland, New Zealand
acastroferrada
8:32 PM
Hi everyone. Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: Summative assessments. For the next hour my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:32 PM
@irantimega Apa Kabar? Sehat Sehat? :) #pypchat
tali_fine
8:32 PM
#pypchat Tali Year 2 teacher Melbourne
melmac6
8:32 PM
Year 4 teacher #pypchat
jennysfen
8:32 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Hi everyone. Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: Summative assessments. For the next hour my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
jennysfen
8:32 PM
@whatedsaid can't think of a better way to enjoy coming home from work than chatting! #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:33 PM
@jasongraham99 @irantimega Hey you too. We need a common language! :-) #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:34 PM
Let's start by defining... Q1 1. What is the difference between summative and formative assessment? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:35 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Let's start by defining... Q1 1. What is the difference between summative and formative assessment? #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:36 PM
Muy understanding... Summative = end of unit assessment of central idea. Formative = ongoing assessment, feedback given. #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:36 PM
formative is the assessment along the way that informs teaching and learning #pypchat
krivett1
8:36 PM
#pypchat formative = ongoing assessment, difficult to measure against performance indicators; summative = in summary, at end of learning
krivett1
8:36 PM
#pypchat formative = ongoing assessment, difficult to measure against performance indicators; summative = in summary, at end of learning
jasongraham99
8:36 PM
Summative is the culmination of all learner experiences and understanding of the Central Idea #pypchat
mlrose14
8:37 PM
A1. F. asst ensures you know that all students will have success in S. asst. Informs where students are at, and what they need next.#pypchat
rdudgeon
8:37 PM
Director of T&L K-12 girls school Sydney. Not a PYP school, but interested in this discussion #pypchat
haileyj45
8:37 PM
To me formative is an assessment which gives an indication of whr students r at in their understanding at a point b4 new learning #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:37 PM
@RenIsrael End of journey worries me... feels like the learning is over, no? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:37 PM
I consider summative to be an assessment at the completion of the UOI, formative to be assessment of the progress/process. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:37 PM
A1 I think of summ. as being a snap shot of understanding at a point in time. But I struggle w/ this as I want it to be formative. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:37 PM
Formative is the assessment of understanding that happens 'along the way' #pypchat
RenIsrael
8:37 PM
#pypchat formative observations, ongoing along journey summative end of journey
whatedsaid
8:37 PM
@krivett1 At the end? Does learning end? ;-) #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:38 PM
@wholeboxndice I didn't know that. Excellent! #pypchat
krivett1
8:38 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Formative is the assessment of understanding that happens 'along the way' #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:38 PM
@SarahHHK Well that is another question coming up :-) #pypchat
mlrose14
8:38 PM
A1. Formative- continuous assessment of skills and knowledge to plan for learning #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:38 PM
Considering of course my definition of assessment as taken from its roots..to sit beside. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:38 PM
RT @whatedsaid: formative is the assessment along the way that informs teaching and learning #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:38 PM
@haileyj45 Nicely said. It's not over.. it's just before new learning :-) #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:38 PM
Do we really need summative assessments?!?! #pypchat I find formative so much more beneficial to the students
toughLoveforx
8:39 PM
RT @mlrose14: A1. Formative- continuous assessment of skills and knowledge to plan for learning #pypchat
irantimega
8:39 PM
Summative assessment informs student's understanding at the end of the unit while formative looks more like feedback for me #pypchat
jennysfen
8:39 PM
“@SarahHHK: Do we really need summative assessments?!?! #pypchat I find formative so much more beneficial to the students” Agreed!
krivett1
8:39 PM
#pypchat a lot of educators don't know about narrative assessment or ipsative assessment i.e a learner measured against their own markers
whatedsaid
8:39 PM
@RenIsrael Put the #pypchat hashtag, Ren
jennysfen
8:39 PM
@rdudgeon welcome to #pypchat.
whatedsaid
8:39 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Considering of course my definition of assessment as taken from its roots..to sit beside. #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:39 PM
@whatedsaid sorry for jumping ahead!!! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:40 PM
asst a snapshot of a particular concpet at a time, all asst is ongoing.dynamic, learning does not stop at the end of the unit #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:40 PM
@wholeboxndice Oh, that's interesting. Maybe in practice, but shouldn't be #pypchat
jennysfen
8:40 PM
“@wholeboxndice: Considering of course my definition of assessment as taken from its roots..to sit beside. #pypchat” love that definition
lsacker
8:40 PM
@haileyj45 @lsacker #pypchat hi Hailey brilliant to have you here
mlrose14
8:40 PM
RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid @RenIsrael Agree Ed. I like the idea of a snapshot in time, but not the end of learning journey... #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:40 PM
Early tangent for me...do we define the difference between the two as what we do with the information the assessment provides? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:41 PM
Formative assessments build up to the summative assessment #pypchat
krivett1
8:41 PM
#pypchat formative assessement is to inform the next learning steps for each individual
mlrose14
8:41 PM
@jennysfen @SarahHHK Agreed- the summative just reinforces what I know the students know already... #pypchat
toughLoveforx
8:41 PM
@krivett1 thanks for "narrative assessment" any links so I can learn more? #pypchat @WhatEdSaid
whatedsaid
8:41 PM
So then... Q2 What makes a good summative assessment task? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:41 PM
@whatedsaid Hi Edna! #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:41 PM
@DwyerTeacher Hi Craig! #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:42 PM
I guess the summative 'snapshot' can be used as evidence for reporting to parents... #pypchat
Mallocup
8:42 PM
@whatedsaid clear criteria, connection to student understanding? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:42 PM
a good summative assessment allows the kids to express their learning in a way that makes sense to them #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:42 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat I like the soup analogy & the SS ustand it. Tasting during cooking is formative... add extra spices etc to get it rite
jasongraham99
8:42 PM
RT @krivett1: #pypchat formative assessement is to inform the next learning steps for each individual
rdudgeon
8:42 PM
@wholeboxndice @whatedsaid formative informs the next stage of learning #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:42 PM
@krivett1 yes I like that one! #pypchat
lsacker
8:43 PM
@whatedsaid @lsacker #pypchat something that gives the learner space to show their thinking in many ways
toughLoveforx
8:43 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: @whatedsaid #pypchat I like the soup analogy & the SS ustand it. Tasting during cooking is formative... add extra spices etc to get it rite
RenIsrael
8:43 PM
@rdudgeon like that one #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:43 PM
@Mallocup Hi, are you in the carwash again? :-) #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:43 PM
@mlrose14 and the summative assessment is too late IMO #pypchat
toughLoveforx
8:43 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: a good summative assessment allows the kids to express their learning in a way that makes sense to them #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:43 PM
#pypchat I like the soup analogy & the SS ustand it. Tasting at the dinner table when its all done is suumative
whatedsaid
8:43 PM
We're on Q2 What makes a good summative assessment task? #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:44 PM
RT @SarahHHK: A good summative assessment would allow for students to show their understanding in different ways #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:44 PM
A2 #pypchat something that allows all students to show understanding of CI... must be ALL kids
SarahHHK
8:44 PM
A good summative assessment would allow for students to show their understanding in different ways #pypchat
mlrose14
8:44 PM
A2. If a good summative task does offer a chance to "show off" learning. We focus on conceptual understanding in summative... #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:44 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Does a good summative task assess und of CI and the concepts too? #pypchat
toughLoveforx
8:44 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat I like the soup analogy & the SS ustand it. Tasting at the dinner table when its all done is suumative
whatedsaid
8:44 PM
RT @lsacker: @whatedsaid @lsacker #pypchat something that gives the learner space to show their thinking in many ways
rolat
8:44 PM
The summative assessment is at the end -assess of evaluation. Focus should be on asses 4 learning and as learning.
irantimega
8:44 PM
@jasongraham99 If that so, can we change the summative assessment in the planner if needed? #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:44 PM
Does a good summative task assess und of CI and the concepts too? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:44 PM
@toughLoveforx we can share all our resources on the wiki #pypchat http://t.co/h9sg6cqk
DwyerTeacher
8:44 PM
@Saigon_Eldred so what happens the next time you make the soup again? #pypchat
mlrose14
8:45 PM
@jasongraham99 I too often feel the summative is too late... #pypchat if we are truly valuing the process...
toughLoveforx
8:45 PM
RT @SarahHHK: A good summative assessment would allow for students to show their understanding in different ways #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:45 PM
@irantimega sure why not? but if you sum assess is sound it will ensure understanding of the CI anyway #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:45 PM
Good question Ed. I think a good summative task is authentic. To the CI, LOI, Concepts and student contexts. #pypchat
melmac6
8:45 PM
A good summ assessment allows students of all abililities demonstrate their understanding of the CI. #pypchat
jennysfen
8:45 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: @whatedsaid #pypchat I like the soup analogy & the SS ustand it. Tasting during cooking is formative... add extra spices etc to get it rite
krivett1
8:45 PM
#pypchat relevance to learning, relevance to learner, decided by learner to ensure engagement and 'buy-in' to learning, reflection of learng
DwyerTeacher
8:46 PM
@lsacker good question! a good one should be a way for kids to synthesize their learnings #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:46 PM
@lsacker Ahh. Who is assessment for? Great question! #pypchat
jennysfen
8:46 PM
RT @whatedsaid: We're on Q2 What makes a good summative assessment task? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:46 PM
A good summative assessment is one that doesn't end with purely a grade. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:46 PM
RT @rdudgeon: Q2 a task that allows students to do again to show mastery and with the feedback to help them do this. #pypchat
lsacker
8:46 PM
Is the summative assessment for the student or the teacher @lsacker #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:46 PM
@wholeboxndice Should it show they can apply the learning in diff contexts? #pypchat
rdudgeon
8:46 PM
Q2 a task that allows students to do again to show mastery and with the feedback to help them do this. #pypchat
krivett1
8:47 PM
RT @lsacker: Is the summative assessment for the student or the teacher @lsacker #pypchat good point
jasongraham99
8:47 PM
A2 A good assessment task for kids is relevant, meaningful, as authentic as it can be #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:47 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: A good summative assessment is one that doesn't end with purely a grade. #pypchat Definitely!
whatedsaid
8:47 PM
@wholeboxndice Should it have a grade? What do grades tell you? (or is that another can of worms?!) #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:47 PM
@DwyerTeacher if sum activity doesn't show gr8 results, I'd discuss with kids to see what they're missing #pypchat
krivett1
8:48 PM
RT @SarahHHK: RT @wholeboxndice: A good summative assessment is one that doesn't end with purely a grade. #pypchat Definitely!
StevenWishart2
8:48 PM
Summative in the wrong hands acts an excuse for old school instruction and testing. Creative thinking required to counter this. #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:48 PM
Hurry up @hannahmnewton #pypchat is waiting for you :-)
DwyerTeacher
8:48 PM
@Saigon_Eldred true, but we willl still make the soup again, the meal is just a step, non? i never understood the soup analogy #pypchat
krivett1
8:48 PM
#pypchat WHO is the assessment for and WHAT is it measuring? Gotta ask that first for it to be of any benefit to learner or teacher
Saigon_Eldred
8:48 PM
@DwyerTeacher #pypchat I know of teachers who believe all things are sorted by good formative tasks followed by feedback & support
whatedsaid
8:48 PM
@Saigon_Eldred Good, so your summative is still formative too #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:48 PM
@lsacker #pypchat .. should be for both !! Great point.!
lsacker
8:49 PM
If the grade and criteria are generated by the students during the unit is that more relevant @lsacker #pypchat
haileyj45
8:49 PM
Agree- its for both & can b opportunity for clarification & extending learning #pypchat
krivett1
8:49 PM
#pypchat oh dear don't open the grades can-of-worms up Ed!
wholeboxndice
8:49 PM
@whatedsaid Grades are the mandated responses of the system. I try to hide mine amongst the real feedback. #pypchat Can of Worms indeed!
DwyerTeacher
8:49 PM
@rdudgeon just feedback #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:49 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat no reason it cant
hannahmnewton
8:49 PM
Anyone from KCPS out there? #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:49 PM
@hannahmnewton What makes a good summative assessment #pypchat
jennysfen
8:50 PM
@rdudgeon I'm with you on that one! #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:50 PM
@mlrose14 exactly, more emphasis requd on formative assessments IMO #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:50 PM
@Saigon_Eldred You can just assess us at the end... #pypchat
toughLoveforx
8:50 PM
@DwyerTeacher meal is just a step. Conder if everyone enjoys the meal it means it was done wel. Authentic.. #pypchat @Saigon_Eldred
Saigon_Eldred
8:50 PM
Sorry #pypchat , I'm a bit slow... Doing rom checks b4 dinner on school camp. Still loving the chat
whatedsaid
8:50 PM
We planned today and have the kids doing same task at start of UOI and as summative... We should see growth! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:51 PM
@toughLoveforx true, but next time you have a different group to make it for, so do we need to have another summative for same soup #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:51 PM
@whatedsaid I've seen that too - Pre Assessment repeated for summative (and also half way for formative!) #pypchat
Mallocup
8:51 PM
@whatedsaid I've seen that done well. Students could really see how much they had learned.. #pypchat
krivett1
8:51 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: “@jasongraham99: A2 A good assessment task for kids is relevant, meaningful, as authentic as it can be #pypchat”
wholeboxndice
8:51 PM
I think we are all on the same wavelength re: grades...but who is actually in a situation where they don't have to allcate them? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:51 PM
@whatedsaid what will u do with the grade I give you? ;) #pypchat
krivett1
8:51 PM
#pypchat if summative assessment doesn't change our teaching, then what?
lsacker
8:51 PM
@hannahmnewton hello Hannah nice to see you again @lsacker #pypchat
irantimega
8:51 PM
@Saigon_Eldred Yes, I've been there too, once I found the summative assessment didnt show good result #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:51 PM
“@jasongraham99: A2 A good assessment task for kids is relevant, meaningful, as authentic as it can be #pypchat”
SarahHHK
8:51 PM
@lsacker agreed. Let students have ownership by having a say in the designing of the assessments #pypchat
melmac6
8:52 PM
@whatedsaid one of our year levels is using that strategy for their current UOI too #pypchat
jennysfen
8:52 PM
RT @SarahHHK: @lsacker agreed. Let students have ownership by having a say in the designing of the assessments #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:52 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat we should see more and deep understanding !
irantimega
8:53 PM
RT @krivett1: #pypchat if summative assessment doesn't change our teaching, then what?
whatedsaid
8:53 PM
Do you ever just have a summative that says 'show your understanding of the CI in any way you like?' We do #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:53 PM
@jasongraham99 what do your report cards look like? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:53 PM
Summ. Asstmts don't have to be big. Sometimes the kids' reflections on their learning is best indicator. #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:53 PM
@wholeboxndice We dont alocate grades in ES #pypchat
hannahmnewton
8:53 PM
A good SA... It has to become an inquiry in itself - into the CI, but also into oneself as a learner (reflection major component) #pypchat
acastroferrada
8:53 PM
@SarahHHK @lsacker agreed. Let students have ownership by having a say in the designing of the assessments #pypchat ! INDEED!!
Robitaille2011
8:53 PM
@whatedsaid From Ontario, Canada...can only stay for awhile...on my way to work! #pypchat
toughLoveforx
8:53 PM
@lsacker You might find this link Interesting on CrowdSourcing Grades http://t.co/7FyMiQsd in HigherEd #pypchat
krivett1
8:53 PM
#pypchat kids have to have a point to the learning so that they can make the connection to the assessment
wholeboxndice
8:53 PM
Who drives assessment? And who should be? #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:53 PM
Sometimes we plan big tasks, sometimes just something simple. do youfind it depends on the unit? #pypchat
SarahHHK
8:54 PM
RT @whatedsaid:Do you ever just have a summative that says 'show your understanding of the CI in any way you like?'We do #pypchat Love that!
lsacker
8:54 PM
@SarahHHK sometimes we see that the central idea can't work because we can't assess it. It's a good check @lsacker #pypchat
krivett1
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat and it depends on the subject too of course
DwyerTeacher
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid yes, draw a picture of the central idea, or make a model out of playdoh #pypchat
jennysfen
8:54 PM
@Robitaille2011 welcome! #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:54 PM
Q3 Do you need a summative task if student inquiries show their understanding of the central idea? #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid yep those are the best ways- heres the goal/underrstanding- how you get there is up to you... #pypchat
rdudgeon
8:54 PM
I got rid of exams yr 7-9 and marks on reports - we are still mandated to give a grade. #pypchat concentrated on formative assess and feedbk
whatedsaid
8:54 PM
@Robitaille2011 Wow, super! Welcome! #pypchat
krivett1
8:54 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Do you ever just have a summative that says 'show your understanding of the CI in any way you like?' We do #pypchat
mlrose14
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid If Concepts are embedded in CI then summative should assess both no? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:55 PM
@hannahmnewton who made the rubric? #pypchat
krivett1
8:55 PM
@rdudgeon nice one, impressed by that! #pypchat
jennysfen
8:55 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q3 Do you need a summative task if student inquiries show their understanding of the central idea? #pypchat
hannahmnewton
8:55 PM
@whatedsaid A3 is the assessment then the success criteria of the inquiry (eg the rubric)? #pypchat
irantimega
8:55 PM
RT @jennysfen: Summ. Asstmts don't have to be big. Sometimes the kids' reflections on their learning is best indicator. #pypchat
Mallocup
8:56 PM
@whatedsaid Can a summative Assessment task not be a celebration of learning? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:56 PM
@haileyj45 ro possibly, the SA is reflection? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:56 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid #pypchat I like that
mlrose14
8:56 PM
@whatedsaid In KG its often a choice (draw, write, role play) based on a prompt or question along with an interview... #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:56 PM
RT @haileyj45: I like the idea of building in reflection as part of SA. We usually have reflection following SA but will experiment #pypchat
haileyj45
8:56 PM
I like the idea of building in reflection as part of SA. We usually have reflection following SA but will experiment #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:56 PM
@hannahmnewton I like intuition better than rubrics, but don't tell anyone I said so #pypchat
pam_thompson
8:57 PM
Hi from Adelaide. I don't teach PYP but interested in conversations :-) #pypchat
krivett1
8:57 PM
RT @Mallocup: @whatedsaid Can a summative Assessment task not be a celebration of learning? #pypchat
jennysfen
8:57 PM
@whatedsaid good article about rubrics just taking the place of grades on the wiki. #pypchat
hannahmnewton
8:57 PM
@whatedsaid Ha! I agree. They look good tho! #pypchat
krivett1
8:57 PM
#pypchat we do 'campfire' every day for the last few minutes of the day -share tricky, interesting, what next. Kids love it! Gr8 reflection
mlrose14
8:57 PM
@hannahmnewton I like this idea of the SA being an inquiry itself especially the reflection bit- I wonder what this looks like... #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:57 PM
@Mallocup or a sharing of learning? #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:58 PM
@pam_thompson Welcome to #pypchat! We're talking about summative assessments #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
8:58 PM
@mlrose14 ideally... #pypchat
jasongraham99
8:58 PM
@DwyerTeacher here check out our report cards http://t.co/YBx9hrYv not perfect but... #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:58 PM
@pam_thompson Welcome Pam! #pypchat
hannahmnewton
8:58 PM
@DwyerTeacher the children with teacher as facilitator. Agreed success criteria no?#pypchat
jennysfen
8:58 PM
@haileyj45 we now often have reflection as the summative - or a part of it. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
8:58 PM
A3: Good question. I would consider the task/activity we use as our summative assess. has value regardless #pypchat
whatedsaid
8:58 PM
@mlrose14 We do something different each time. Some units have a 'big' inquiry that can be the SA #pypchat
Mallocup
8:58 PM
@DwyerTeacher Very good.. #pypchat
mlrose14
8:58 PM
@SarahHHK @whatedsaid Love the reflection idea too!! #pypchat... We explain/decide the criteria #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:59 PM
@krivett1 #pypchat what is campfire?
jasongraham99
8:59 PM
I mean whats the difference between a B or a Very Good? same thing no? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
8:59 PM
@SarahHHK #pypchat how does that work Sarah? Wld love to see some samples
EVizurraga
8:59 PM
It is planned from the beginning in order to know where we are heading and it should allow self assessment #pypchat
jennysfen
8:59 PM
@pam_thompson welcome! #pypchat
jennysfen
9:00 PM
@jasongraham99 I agree. A grade by any other name is still a grade. #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:00 PM
The thing is report cards are usually for parents NOT the kids. Maybe they should be? Maybe they are are some schools? #pypchat
StevenWishart2
9:00 PM
Student constructed & negotiated criteria Research proposals demonstrate understanding of CI & connect to TDT & concepts No grades. #pypchat
toughLoveforx
9:00 PM
@krivett1 Thank you! You should know @GraingerEd is working on inclusive education in Alberta. Similar approach. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:01 PM
@jasongraham99 not bad, but isnt the new letter (V or what not) just replacing old letters (ABCDE)? We do it similarly i wonder #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:01 PM
Comes back to me question of who drives assessment? #pypchat
Robitaille2011
9:01 PM
“@wholeboxndice: A3: Good question. I would consider the task/activity we use as our summative assess. has value regardless #pypchat I agree
DwyerTeacher
9:02 PM
@EVizurraga do we want to know where we are going? #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:02 PM
@jennysfen sorry getting off topic but I like reporting to parents but HATE report cards. SLC STP Conf much more useful #endofrant #pypchat
StevenWishart2
9:02 PM
@krivett1 Love it. What a great, basic learning environment element. Very cool. #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:03 PM
@DwyerTeacher yep. Pretty much. So its for the parents. Parents want to know how their kid is doing. #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:03 PM
@DwyerTeacher yep. Pretty much. So its for the parents. Parents want to know how their kid is doing. #pypchat
irantimega
9:03 PM
@whatedsaid A3: I prefer not to have it if the undrstanding is truly shown, but the evident of sum-assmnt is required by the system #pypchat
irantimega
9:03 PM
@whatedsaid A3: I prefer not to have it if the undrstanding is truly shown, but the evident of sum-assmnt is required by the system #pypchat
mlrose14
9:03 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Comes back to me question of who drives assessment? #pypchat
mlrose14
9:03 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Comes back to me question of who drives assessment? #pypchat
mlrose14
9:03 PM
@whatedsaid A3 oooh- Should a SA task extend students beyond where they were at?... #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:03 PM
@jasongraham99 agree... a phone call or an email is much more effective #endofrant #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:03 PM
@jasongraham99 Let's save the grading topic for another whole conversation! #endofrant #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:03 PM
@DwyerTeacher Yes, we do. Although in the current transition, part Oz, Part QLD. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:04 PM
Q4 What are the pros and cons of having a summative assessment task? #pypchat
feby_febi
9:04 PM
On my previous school, we integrate sumtv assesment w/ national curriculum content. And ended up (mostly) w/ teacher driven Qs #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:04 PM
@DwyerTeacher what I love saying to parents is wow, come in and see what your kid has done in XYZ..see this video reflection...#pypchat
SarahHHK
9:04 PM
This was my first attempt with student defined success criteria. #pypchat http://t.co/zAj2ETt5
pam_thompson
9:04 PM
RT @jennysfen: @jasongraham99 I agree. A grade by any other name is still a grade. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:04 PM
@irantimega Oh, The System... :-) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:04 PM
@jasongraham99 you mean they want to compare them to other kids.. ;) #pypchat
irantimega
9:04 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Comes back to me question of who drives assessment? #pypchat
irantimega
9:04 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Comes back to me question of who drives assessment? #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:04 PM
@jasongraham99 Last word (or picture) on grading! http://t.co/VxAdZNIL #endofrant #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:04 PM
@jasongraham99 Last word (or picture) on grading! http://t.co/VxAdZNIL #endofrant #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:05 PM
@DwyerTeacher Except for the cartoon... http://t.co/VxAdZNIL #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:05 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: Ed is trying to move us away from grades!! Good job Edna! #pypchat
krivett1
9:05 PM
#pypchat best type of assessment is one where student is involved in the whole process from planning to assessment = full student engagement
jasongraham99
9:05 PM
@DwyerTeacher oh no..parents never do that do they? ;) #pypchat
jennysfen
9:05 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4 What are the pros and cons of having a summative assessment task? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:05 PM
Ed is trying to move us away from grades!! Good job Edna! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:05 PM
@feby_febi But them it was content based, not concept based, no? #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:05 PM
@jasongraham99 @jennysfen SAME HERE!! SLC and STP more useful and make more sense! #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:05 PM
@DwyerTeacher in other words our Formative assessment! #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:06 PM
@whatedsaid ha ah thats great, Ill put it up at our staff meeting next week- as reports draw closer :) #endofrant #pypchat
jennysfen
9:06 PM
I love our student led learning reviews to share learning with parents http://t.co/0pw4elJZ #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:06 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4 What are the pros and cons of having a summative assessment task? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:06 PM
@whatedsaid i like drawing central idea as @DwyerTeacher suggested #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:06 PM
Nice! RT @DwyerTeacher: Con: Summative assessment creates a road to follow, not a map to discover #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:06 PM
Con: Summative assessment creates a road to follow, not a map to discover #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:06 PM
RT @krivett1: #pypchat best type of assessment is one where student is involved in the whole process from planning to assessment = full student engagement
jasongraham99
9:07 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @whatedsaid learning never ends, why should the assessment? #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:07 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Nice! RT @DwyerTeacher: Con: Summative assessment creates a road to follow, not a map to discover #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:07 PM
@feby_febi Yep, we are slaves... #pypchat
Mallocup
9:07 PM
@whatedsaid Cons = sometimes kids find it difficult to retain the thread. Esp. if it's a long unit.. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:07 PM
@whatedsaid learning never ends, why should the assessment? #pypchat
feby_febi
9:07 PM
@whatedsaid it was content based due to the national curriculum we hv to meet #pypchat
jennysfen
9:07 PM
Love this - RT @DwyerTeacher: Con: Summative assessment creates a road to follow, not a map to discover #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:07 PM
Con: It makes it feel as if the learning has 'ended' instead of just begun ie new understandings taken to new contexts #pypchat
hannahmnewton
9:07 PM
A4 It provides a nice crescendo in the learning even though it shouldn't be the end of the inquiring. #pypchat
jennysfen
9:08 PM
@DwyerTeacher great idea - making those kind of connections helps to develop a more in depth conceptual understanding #pypchat
travisattis
9:08 PM
Just got home from Tokyo International School G5 Exhibition. Sensational!! Great to see Garr Reynolds in attendance!! #pypchat #coetail
pam_thompson
9:08 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @jasongraham99 Let's save the grading topic for another whole conversation! #endofrant #pypchat > A big topic!
mlrose14
9:08 PM
Very true... RT @DwyerTeacher Con: Summative assessment creates a road to follow, not a map to discover #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:08 PM
I will cop out here and say that the pros and cons are directly related to what you use the info for and how/what you assess. #pypchat
arroyo24
9:08 PM
#pypchat Hi! on a workshop with K Short we discussed how our summartive have become a gr8 project instead of truly check for understanding
DwyerTeacher
9:08 PM
why can't we assess UOI 1 during UOI 5? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:09 PM
@DwyerTeacher @mlrose14 That is called life! #pypchat
travisattis
9:09 PM
Just got in, what did I miss? #pypchat
Mallocup
9:09 PM
@arroyo24 very easy esp. in the earlier years.. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:09 PM
@jennysfen it does! But we don't assess that, we only assess the past #pypchat
irantimega
9:09 PM
@whatedsaid @feby_febi Curriculum mapping from our nat. curriculum with PYP should be the answer to make it concept-based #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:09 PM
@arroyo24 Hi Christianne Great to see you! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:09 PM
@mlrose14 couldn't we blend them all into a super unit? #pypchat
mlrose14
9:10 PM
Been great- off to a meeting :( look forward to archives. Cheers from Ghana. See you next time! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:10 PM
@travisattis Pros and cons of the summative task at end of UOI #pypchat
Mallocup
9:10 PM
@travisattis Awesome Travis. Did you video it at all? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:10 PM
@travisattis summative assessment; pro and con #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:10 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4 What are the pros and cons of having a summative assessment task? #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:10 PM
@travisattis Talking about summative assessment #pypchat
irantimega
9:11 PM
Yes! Why can't we? RT @DwyerTeacher: why can't we assess UOI 1 during UOI 5? #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:11 PM
@haileyj45 So you mean a collaboratibe SA task? #pypchat
hannahmnewton
9:11 PM
@whatedsaid I think that's why it's important to allow time for action (whatever that may be) to come after the SA. #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:11 PM
A4 Pro- its more 'reportable' for parents (I guess) Con: Its TOO late in the game to do anything about it #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:11 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: @DwyerTeacher @mlrose14 That is called life! #pypchat
arroyo24
9:11 PM
@whatedsaid hi, yes just here for a few minutes have to run to work #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:11 PM
@mlrose14 bye! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:11 PM
@irantimega If you have a decent nat curric! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:12 PM
lasting learning...RT @irantimega: Yes! Why can't we? RT @DwyerTeacher: why can't we assess UOI 1 during UOI 5? #pypchat
travisattis
9:12 PM
Where I am, LOT more weight seems to be given to summ. rather than form. Hope to change this next year. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:12 PM
@hannahmnewton Exactly and the action often comes long after the unit anyway... #pypchat
travisattis
9:13 PM
Summ. seems final and doesn`t encompass Taking Action - equally important IMO #pypchat
jennysfen
9:13 PM
So have we -RT @arroyo24: #pypchat we have bn trying to focus more on the understanding & less on a big teacher driven project for our sum.
whatedsaid
9:13 PM
@arroyo24 Yes, sometimes it can be something really simple that shows understanding #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
9:13 PM
Doing #pypchat from a golf buggy on way to dinner http://t.co/3URrdRDu
arroyo24
9:13 PM
#pypchat we have been trying to focus more on the understanding and less on a big teacher driven project for our summatives
jasongraham99
9:13 PM
@irantimega @DwyerTeacher I wonder how that might be manageable though? Great idea. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:13 PM
@travisattis do you plan summative at the outset? #pypchat
feby_febi
9:14 PM
@irantimega @whatedsaid #pypchat we used learning continuum for smtv.assmt #differentiation. To meet the ... http://t.co/4epb0HYF
hannahmnewton
9:14 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: Doing #pypchat from a golf buggy on way to dinner http://t.co/3URrdRDu
jennysfen
9:15 PM
@fragrant Welcome!! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:15 PM
@fragrant Hi and welcome to #pypchat
arroyo24
9:15 PM
@jennysfen perhaps we could share some examples later #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:15 PM
Q5 At what point do you plan the summative assessment? #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:15 PM
RT @jennysfen: So have we -RT @arroyo24: #pypchat we have bn trying to focus more on the understanding & less on a big teacher driven project for our sum.
fragrant
9:15 PM
Hi Everyone.I am joining the chat for the first time thanks to Trav is! #pypchat
MissAngeDP
9:15 PM
A great discussion about summative assessments at #pypchat Useful for us #MYPers too.
whatedsaid
9:15 PM
@haileyj45 Some teachers are scared of collab tasks, They think it's hard to assess indivs then. But in real life we work together #pypchat
jennysfen
9:15 PM
@travisattis I agree - sometimes the action is the most authentic of assessments - if you are privileged enough to see it! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:15 PM
@jasongraham99 It could work if our assessments were continually updated into an assessment portfolio, like a gdoc with the parent #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:16 PM
Q5 At what point do you plan the SA? #pypchat Why does it come in at #2 on the planner when you don't have concepts yet? #wrongorder
travisattis
9:16 PM
@jennysfen Indeed!! Authentic is what it`s all about #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:16 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 At what point do you plan the summative assessment? #pypchat
jennysfen
9:16 PM
@arroyo24 good idea - maybe through the wiki #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:17 PM
A5 plan SA when planning the unit, after youve got a sound CI then refine afterwards from formative assessments if required #pypchat
arroyo24
9:17 PM
@jennysfen @travisattis I think this is important. Most times meaningful action takes place outside the classroom #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:17 PM
@acastroferrada Concepts first? Ci first? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:17 PM
@whatedsaid right before I do it! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:17 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 At what point do you plan the SA? #pypchat Why does it come in at #2 on the planner when you don't have concepts yet? #wrongorder
SarahHHK
9:17 PM
A5 we plan them before we start the unit... but I find that sometimes I get to the end and the planned summ is not appropriate #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:17 PM
@whatedsaid WHEN plan the UOI.. The first step !! #pypchat
jennysfen
9:17 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 At what point do you plan the summative assessment? #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:18 PM
@jennysfen Welcome to our planning. How can you plan it before you have concepts and lines of inquiry #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:18 PM
A5. This is still one of the challenges. Finding the right balance. Planning ahead vs responding to needs. #pypchat
frazski
9:18 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Have you read @Namastececi 's thoughtful post at Inquire Within? http://t.co/NZwgsUXX #pypchat #ibpyp #inquiry
travisattis
9:18 PM
@DwyerTeacher that`s right or it just throws everyone out and how can we possibly plan for that "eye rolling smiley" #pypchat
jennysfen
9:18 PM
@whatedsaid concepts embedded in the central idea so...#pypchat
hannahmnewton
9:18 PM
@whatedsaid YES!!! I'm constantly feeling guilty for jumping to the concepts/lines of inquiry before SA #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:18 PM
@Saigon_Eldred I've done that too!!!! it just wasn't relevant! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:18 PM
@DwyerTeacher You plan it at the end of the unit? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
9:19 PM
Checking out for now sorry ppl. Will post archives tomorrow for those who missed the action! Love it everytime #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:19 PM
@DwyerTeacher I have to say our teachers often change the CI to something else when they get near the end #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid or before you have even introduced the topic! what do the kids know about it already? #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:19 PM
@DwyerTeacher thats fantasic idea #pypchat
jennysfen
9:19 PM
A5 I think it's important to plan sum. asst. at beginning to ensure CI is conceptual - but must find the balance to leave it open #pypchat
arroyo24
9:19 PM
@jennysfen Will do #pypchat
feby_febi
9:19 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 At what point do you plan the SA? #pypchat Why does it come in at #2 on the planner when you ... http://t.co/uBMetylT
Saigon_Eldred
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat #wrongorder I jump all over first page, definitely not doing it in order
irantimega
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid I understand, because @feby_febi lives also in Indonesia and following nat.curriculum is a must for a nat. school here #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid hahaha #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid Good question!...I think we should have our POI ready ... so the concepts and CI should be ready before the SA!! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:20 PM
@SarahHHK yes! embrace chaos.... #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:20 PM
@DwyerTeacher Of the unit :-) #pypchat
arroyo24
9:20 PM
@SarahHHK This happens a lot #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid of the unit or the planning? #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:20 PM
@wholeboxndice see you mate #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:20 PM
@wholeboxndice Get well soon #pypchat
arroyo24
9:21 PM
@jennysfen Agree, that's the way we do it #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:21 PM
@irantimega yes they are, very much so #pypchat
irantimega
9:21 PM
@lsacker The students actually gave me the idea of connecting all 6 unit. They are smarter than me :) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:21 PM
@whatedsaid that is awesome though, it reflects the where the inquiry went, not where it planned it to go #pypchat
jennysfen
9:21 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid - shhh - I think they're listening! LOL #pypchat
arroyo24
9:22 PM
#pypchat also important to take into account the transdisciplinary theme, it can change your SA
travisattis
9:22 PM
@whatedsaid BBD for us - ideally SA should dem. HOTS of CI and Key concepts, shouldn`t it? No child`s summ should look the same. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:22 PM
@DwyerTeacher Sometimes it just reflects how much time they have :-) #pypchat
Mallocup
9:22 PM
@whatedsaid @DwyerTeacher I'm guilty of that too. Constantly revising.. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:22 PM
@jasongraham99 update it whenever something major happens, good, bad, ugly #pypchat
jennysfen
9:22 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid which means it is student initiated inquiry = good thing #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:23 PM
Q6 Where else in life or the world do we find anything similar to a summative assessment? Is this something that only schools do?#pypchat
arroyo24
9:23 PM
#pypchat Have to run now to a meeting! Loved to see you all
whatedsaid
9:23 PM
@DwyerTeacher @Mallocup Constantly revising is good! As long as it does what it's meant to #pypchat
jennysfen
9:23 PM
@DwyerTeacher @jasongraham99 important part of the process - teacher reflection on the unit #pypchat
pam_thompson
9:23 PM
@SarahHHK That happens often & we need to b flexible to change our plans #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:23 PM
Ss somehow know how far to push - theu do not come up with impossible success criteria, but do push themselves. TRUST them. #pypchat
jennysfen
9:24 PM
Yes! RT @SarahHHK: Ss know how far to push-they dont come up with impossible success criteria, but do push themselves. TRUST them. #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:24 PM
@jennysfen @DwyerTeacher yes that really cant be overlooked the importance of reflection #pypchat
irantimega
9:24 PM
@jasongraham99 Good question, because actually I did it but had no idea to record and manage it. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:25 PM
@SarahHHK Much of what goes on in school is like that ! #pypchat
fragrant
9:25 PM
Q6 Aren't inspections on buildings and performance reviews summative assessments?#pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:25 PM
@whatedsaid A6 playing school.... #pypchat
SarahHHK
9:25 PM
@whatedsaid Q6 good one! I can't think of anything! #pypchat
feby_febi
9:26 PM
Yes, I would go back to see the central idea n the key concepts for the SA #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:26 PM
@fragrant like a safety assessment #pypchat
rubibasu
9:26 PM
@whatedsaid I believe in real life we only do formative assessments #pypchat
StevenWishart2
9:26 PM
The Voice #pypchat
jennysfen
9:26 PM
A6 teacher appraisals? #pypchat
haileyj45
9:27 PM
I think ST exist as reflections in other environments- answering ques like how do we know we have mets our goals/ been successful #pypchat
fragrant
9:27 PM
@rubibasu what do you mean? Example?#pypchat
jennysfen
9:27 PM
A6 a surgeon performing an operation or a mechanic fixing your car? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:27 PM
@rubibasu then why dont we do that in school? #pypchat
jennysfen
9:28 PM
RT @whatedsaid: The next #pypchat will be on 24th May Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/jivWzZhY #cdnishk
whatedsaid
9:28 PM
Check out the resources page on the wiki and add your links too http://t.co/e55X3r4A #pypchat
hannahmnewton
9:28 PM
A6 many things! Its a culmination of our understandings/skills/discoveries. High school, Uni, work, interviews, socially... #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:28 PM
The next #pypchat will be on 24th May Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/k0wOYmeo
whatedsaid
9:28 PM
Coming to the end of another great #pypchat... Tonight’s archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/JuTuGyNL
jasongraham99
9:29 PM
Thanks everyone! Great to connect again with you all #pypchat
Mallocup
9:29 PM
@jennysfen Just referenced the dodgy job my mechanic did on my AC - still had to pay him! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
9:29 PM
great chat! Thanks! #pypchat
jasongraham99
9:29 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @whatedsaid: The next #pypchat will be on 24th May Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/jivWzZhY #cdnishk
SarahHHK
9:29 PM
thanks for another great #pypchat
jennysfen
9:29 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Check out the resources page on the wiki and add your links too http://t.co/e55X3r4A #pypchat
irantimega
9:29 PM
@whatedsaid When u re-read book u found it difficult years ago, then now you find out your understanding changes. Does it count? #pypchat
jennysfen
9:30 PM
@whatedsaid thanks for pulling it all together! So happy to be a part of this great community of educators. #pypchat
EVizurraga
9:30 PM
We find it in real life in the action, when we feel ready to act as a result of our understanding and beliefs #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:30 PM
LOVED seeing some of my colleagues show up for the first time for #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:30 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Coming to the end of another great #pypchat... Tonight’s archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/JuTuGyNL
haileyj45
9:30 PM
Enjoyed my first twitter experience!!! thank u #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:30 PM
Thanks to the awesome #pypchat team for behind the scenes work @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen and @wholeboxndice
irantimega
9:31 PM
Thanks for a great time! Will be posting the reflection a bit late since tomorrow I have to fly to Jakarta :) #pypchat
RenIsrael
9:31 PM
Thanks for chat enjoyed it still find it hard to keep up #pypchat
snowbird2812
9:31 PM
oh no! Forgot that our time changed in chile...just missed the #pypchat will try to catch up now!
jennysfen
9:31 PM
signing off - dinner time. Thanks again everyone. #pypchat
Mallocup
9:31 PM
@whatedsaid @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen @wholeboxndice Thanks all for another interesting chat..! #pypchat
pam_thompson
9:31 PM
@whatedsaid Will have to get better at keeping up :-) #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:32 PM
@whatedsaid @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen @wholeboxndice THANKS to all of you for " MAKING THE #pypchat HAPPEN" Buen dia !
whatedsaid
9:32 PM
@irantimega Can't wait to see your interpretation in illustration #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:32 PM
How amazing is it to share ideas in our common pyp language with people in so many countries... in 140 chs at a time :) #pypchat
fragrant
9:32 PM
Thank you Whatedsaid for your moderating! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:33 PM
Nest time's #pypchat topic is already decided because the poll was a draw: What does concept based learning look like?
jasongraham99
9:35 PM
Big thanks to @whatedsaid for moderating again! Big applause! Ill try my hand at it next chat (so apologies beforehand) :) #pypchat
rubibasu
9:35 PM
@fragrant We are continuously assessed. If we are interested in anything we go on inquiring, Is there any end point? #pypchat
travisattis
9:35 PM
Thanks @whatedsaid et. al. Sorry I missed half but TIS Exhibition was outstanding! #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:36 PM
@travisattis Point us to your blog or somewhere we can see more about the exhibition? #pypchat
acastroferrada
9:36 PM
@whatedsaid RT Next time's #pypchat topic is already decided because the poll was a draw: What does concept based learning look like?
rubibasu
9:36 PM
Thanks Ed, it was interesting #pypchat
travisattis
9:37 PM
@whatedsaid Will do in the next few days. #pypchat
whatedsaid
9:39 PM
@DanDunlevie And you can read the archives tomorrow #pypchat
EVizurraga
9:41 PM
@whatedsaid sharing & thinking together...learning together. If we dare to teach,then we must never cease to learn(J. Cotton Dana) #pypchat
glenys65
9:42 PM
#pypchat Missed it because I was in class. Look forward to reading the archives
PrimaryEdTech
9:46 PM
arrrg! missed pyp chat again! :( #pypchat
TeachersWire
9:49 PM
#pypchat Teacher's wire app can help report on summative assessment tasks and notify parents. Link is on the website- http://t.co/T8TxETwi
DanDunlevie
9:50 PM
@lsacker @whatedsaid #pypchat Agreed - Authentic assessments provide multiple paths to demonstration of learning.
SarahHHK
9:58 PM
RT @acastroferrada: @whatedsaid @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen @wholeboxndice THANKS to all of you for " MAKING THE #pypchat HAPPEN" Buen dia !