Wed, 7 December 2016
Dylan Wiliam is a world renowned educational leader and researcher specializing in teacher development and formative assessment. On today's podcast, Dylan shares the key aspects of formative assessment, thoughts on teacher development and formative assessment and some practical ideas to consider for your teaching.
In addition to hearing Dylan speak about formative assessment and learning, there are some useful links included. Dylan will also be speaking on embedding formative assessment into daily practice at Oakland Schools on Feb 1, 2017. More information about this event and a registration link is provided below.
Tue, 29 November 2016
In July 2016, Oakland Schools had a significant reorganization. During this reorganization, smaller units were formed from the existing larger departments and some additional administrative roles were created. A number of these units are part of the District and School Services. Dr. Heidi Kattula is the Executive Director of District and School Services at Oakland Schools.
In this podcast, Heidi talks about how the reorganization can support Oakland County educators, some of the exciting innovations in education and some of the challenges, as well as sharing some personal information as to who she is.