Annual Summer Institute
Registration is closed.
If you are still interested in attending please email Lara Davis at LaraD@provo.edu.
We are going paperless!
We’re providing all the handouts for this conference in a digital format. We recommend that you take a few minutes before the conference to download the necessary handouts. Don’t forget to bring your computer to the conference!
Access Summer Institute handouts here.
- Ainsley Rose
- Visible Learning Associate
- Kara Vandas
- Co-author of Partnering with Students: Building Ownership of Learning
- Steve Ventura
- Contributor to Activate: A Leader’s Guide to People, Practices, and Processes AND Contributor to Data Teams: The Big Picture, Looking at Data Teams through a Collaborative Lens
- Ken O’Connor
- Author of A Repair Kit for Grading AND Author of How to Grade for Learning
Tuesday, May 30 – Visible Learning Day 1
|8:30-9:45 Keynote Session||The Call for Evidence-Based Practice||Ainsley Rose||PHS||All|
|10:00-12:00 Breakout Session 1||Understanding Self-Reported Grades||Kara Vandas||PHS||All|
|Understanding Collective Teacher Efficacy||Steve Ventura||PHS||All|
|Understanding Teacher Estimates of Achievement||Ainsley Rose||PHS||All|
|1:30-3:30 Breakout Session 2||Designing Instruction Where Students Self-Assess||Kara Vandas||PHS||All|
|Building Achievement Teams||Steve Ventura||PHS||All|
|Leading Schools in VL Professional Development||Ainsley Rose||PHS||School Leaders|
Wednesday, May 31 – Visible Learning Day 2
|8:00-10:00 Breakout Session 3||Improving Self-Reported Grading in Elementary Classrooms||Kara Vandas||PHS||Elementary educators|
|Improving Collective Teacher Efficacy in Secondary Schools||Steve Ventura||PHS||Secondary educators|
|Improving Teacher Estimates of Achievement (repeated in Breakout Session 4)||Ainsley Rose||PHS||All|
|10:15-12:15 Breakout Session 4||Improving Self-Reported Grading in Secondary Classrooms||Kara Vandas||PHS||Secondary educators|
|Improving Collective Teacher Efficacy in Elementary Schools||Steve Ventura||PHS||Elementary educators|
|Improving Teacher Estimates of Achievement (repeat of Breakout Session 3)||Ainsley Rose||PHS||All|
|1:45-3:30||School Planning Sessions (VL consultants visit school sessions)||Principals||PHS||School- based groups|
Thursday, June 1 – Grading Day
|8:00-10:15||Rethinking Scoring and Grading in Elementary Schools||Ken O’Connor||PHS||Elementary educators|
|10:30-12:00||Leading Changes in Grading in a School and District||Ken O’Connor||PHS||School & District Leaders|
|1:15-3:30||Rethinking Grading in Secondary Schools||Ken O’Connor||PHS||Secondary educators|