Salt Lake City, Utah – A free webinar from School Improvement Network titled Mastery of Common Core Assessments will dive into specific assessment items across various content and grade levels. Participants will apply learning through the analysis of assessment formats and items, based on the Common Core Standards.

Presenter Jackie Loiacono, will be answering the following questions:
What are the best assessments formats which will, beyond a reasonable doubt, show students guilty of understanding?
How do I design for ongoing student self-assessment?
What formative assessments are appropriate choices to assess for student understanding?

To register for the webinar visit The webinar takes place on July 12, 2012 at various times. Past webinars on Common Core and other topics are also available for viewing at the website.

About School Improvement Network
Founded in 1991 by teachers, the School Improvement Network provides comprehensive, research-based professional development anytime, anywhere. As the home of the Video Journal of Education, PD 360, Observation 360, the Learning 360 Framework, Equity 360, and Common Core 360, School Improvement Network resources focus on the most relevant topics, feature the top experts, and show educators how to put theory into practice. School Improvement Network works with thousands of schools and districts in every state and around the world and has visited over 3,500 classrooms to document best practices in action. Learn more at

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