645. Enhancing Child Assessments through Effective Family Engagement

Date: Tuesday July 12, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Grand Salon 16 (1st floor)
Speakers: Lindsey Allard Agnamba, School Readiness Consulting
Cindy Bagwell, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

The expansion of kindergarten entry and related comprehensive child assessment use provides an important opportunity to authentically engage families as partners in understanding what children know and can do. This session will explore the benefits of strengthening family engagement as a key part of assessing children’s learning. Existing tools will be examined, current state approaches discussed, and connections to QRIS efforts identified to enhance child assessments through effective family partnerships.

Resources: application/pdf icon645EnhancingChild.pdf