Tuesday, October 6, 2020 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET
The webinar will highlight a recent Learning Policy Institute report Restarting and Reinventing School: Learning in the Time of COVID and Beyond, which focuses on 10 principles that policymakers and educators can use to help schools reinvent themselves around principles of equity, authentic learning, and stronger relationships. This webinar features prominent education and civil rights leaders who will discuss how policymakers, educators, and advocates can seize this moment to rethink school in ways that can transform learning experiences and close opportunity and achievement gaps.
Linda Darling-Hammond, Learning Policy Institute
John B. King, Jr., The Education Trust
Abby Schachner, Learning Policy Institute
Randi Weingarten, American Federation of Teachers
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Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12 – 1 p.m. PT
Educators need ways to assess student learning that can also support students’ higher-order thinking skills, help improve teachers’ instructional practices, and give young people a chance to demonstrate college and career readiness. In this webinar, district leaders will discuss how they supported the implementation of performance assessments, how they adapted their work in response to COVID-related school closures, and how they are thinking about meaningfully assessing student learning as schools reopen.
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