Student achievement is impacted by the thoughtful planning and expertise of teachers as they focus on standards, formative assessment and instruction. Envision a venn diagram with each area in a circle and you begin to think about how they are interrelated. There are many important tools we use that sit outside that venn diagram; such as, textbooks, programs, and technology.
Canby Science Teachers have begun the thoughtful conversation about how to move to the new Oregon Science Standards. There is much work to do and we are hoping to continue that work this year. The attached document are notes from the meeting, which include next steps for everyone, as well as levels K-5 and 6-12.