Resource Library

The Center on Standards and Assessment Implementation (CSAI) reviews a variety of resources, ranging from guidance documents, research papers, and policy briefs to tools and websites aimed at supporting state and local education agency leadership in making decisions about their standards, assessment programs, and accountability systems. Reviewed resources are added monthly. 

KSDE Lesson Planning PowerPoint, Day 1

PowerPoint slides for training workshop at KSDE, August 1-2, 2016.

Number of views: 11
Date created: 08/15/2016 - 14:11

KSDE Sample Lesson Plan, World History

Sample world history lesson plan incorporating formative assessment principles, created by Scott Peavey, Gardner-Edgerton High School, Kansas.

Number of views: 29
Date created: 08/15/2016 - 13:54

Formative Assessment Lesson Planning Guide (4 columns)

Revised four-column planning guide for formative assessment lesson plans. We added a fourth column for teachers to write notes about tasks, resources, steps, and strategies. We also added fillable fields. The original version can be found here.

Number of views: 74
Date created: 08/15/2016 - 13:40

Formative Assessment Lesson Planning Agenda

Agenda from a training workshop on using formative assessment in lesson planning. Includes workshop's Learning Goals and Success Criteria.

Number of views: 22
Date created: 08/15/2016 - 13:17

Formative Assessment Lesson Planning Guide (3 columns)

Original three-column planning guide for formative assessment lesson plans. It has since been revised to include four columns and with fillable fields. The new version can be found here.

Number of views: 17
Date created: 08/15/2016 - 12:10

Teaching Standards & Formative Assessment Matching Activity

Training tool used to match elements of formative assessment with standards from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, Proposition 3.

Number of views: 71
Date created: 08/10/2016 - 16:15

KSDE workshop icebreaker

Icebreaker tool used for KSDE workshop on August 1, 2016.

Number of views: 4
Date created: 08/10/2016 - 16:07

Introduction to Functions Lesson Plan Revision

This is an excerpt of a Grade 8 mathematics lesson plan revision. The teacher valued the conceptual soundness of the lesson, but wanted to insert additional elements of formative assessment, such as adding tasks that allowed students to provide feedback to each other. 

Number of views: 601
Date created: 08/01/2016 - 21:12