ERIC Number: ED460961
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Standards Work: How Clear Standards and Better Assessment Have Worked To Improve Instruction and Increase Student Achievement in Two Districts.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. State Library and Adult Education Office.
Information is provided on the content standards and work to achieve them for mathematics in one Colorado school district and reading and writing in another. The six mathematics content standards of the Weld County school district are outlined for kindergarten through grade 12 (K-12), and performance standards are also described and illustrated through a description of a fourth-grade mathematics assessment with samples of student work. Student achievement results are summarized for grades 5, 7, 9, and 12. The reading and writing content and performance standards are summarized for the Thompson School District for K-12, and these standards are illustrated with examples from a high school assessment and samples of student assessment products. Student writing assessment results are summarized for 1993, 1994, and 1995. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver. State Library and Adult Education Office.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado