Teacher Summer Institute has ended
Welcome to Teacher Summer Institute 2017!  For the first time ever, Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union are co-hosting an academic conference for teachers.  TSI will focus on highlighting the best practices of some of our most passionate urban educators across BPS.  Teachers, central office staff, and valued members of our community will join together to help bring a shared vision for instruction to life across the district. Please note, this is open to all educators, and is not exclusively for new teachers. We hope to see you there!  
Tuesday, August 22 • 8:00am - 3:00pm
Essential 4: Assess for Learning LIMITED
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Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will learn about and practice the process of formative assessment in order to accelerate student growth.  Teachers will learn to elicit, assess, and extend student thinking by asking questions, posing prompts, observing student work and facilitating conversations, and focusing on feedback that moves student learning forward.

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Mary Dillman

Executive Director, Data and Accountability, Boston Public Schools
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Sarah Jay

Multi-Tiered System of Supports, Boston Public Schools

Linda Lipkin

Assistant Headmaster, O'Bryant School of Math & Science
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Christina Scarlatos

Senior Inquiry Learning Manager - Data & Accountability, Boston Public Schools
Inquiry is a scaffolded process that guides teams of teachers and school leaders to identify student learning challenges based on data and adjust instructional practice until student learning improves. Collaborative inquiry is a vehicle for distributing school leadership and augmenting... Read More →

Tuesday August 22, 2017 8:00am - 3:00pm EDT