Smarter Balanced Digital LibraryWashington State Network of EducatorsApplication and Participation Information
Smarter Balanced Digital Library• Washington state is part of the SmarterBalanced Consortium, which is designingnew summat...
State Network of Educators (SNE)Smarter Balanced and Washington areseeking the expertise of a highly selectivegroup of edu...
Who should apply for the SNE?The State Network of Educators will be comprised of qualifiededucators in K-12 and higher edu...
What will I do as part of the SNE?As a member of the SNE you will work with yourState Leadership Team (SLT) to:• Receive f...
StipendsAll participating SNE’s will beeligible for a $1500 stipend fortheir continued participation andcontribution.Also,...
Apply by June 3, 2013Apply online:http://bit.ly/statenetworkYou will need:Your current resumeYou may also want to include...
Spread the word!We encourage you to share this opportunity with your colleagues.Visit us online: http://www.k12.wa.us/smar...
Questions?Terese OttoWA.Smarter.SNE@k12.wa.us(360) 725-6414TTY (360) 664-3631Page 9
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Washington state is part of the Smarter Balanced Consortium, which is designing new summative and interim assessments for member states. We are looking for qualified educators in K-12 and higher education with expertise in specific areas.

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Apply for the Washington State Network of Educators (Smarter Balanced)

  1. 1. Smarter Balanced Digital LibraryWashington State Network of EducatorsApplication and Participation Information
  2. 2. Smarter Balanced Digital Library• Washington state is part of the SmarterBalanced Consortium, which is designingnew summative and interim assessmentsfor member states.• Smarter Balanced is guided by the beliefthat the effective use of a balancedassessment system can improve teachingand learning.• Smarter Balanced is designing a DigitalLibrary to provide resources, tools andprofessional learning support foreducators in your state.• Your instructional expertise will be avaluable contribution in the developmentof this powerful resource.
  3. 3. State Network of Educators (SNE)Smarter Balanced and Washington areseeking the expertise of a highly selectivegroup of educators to:• Review and contribute resources for the DigitalLibrary• Get early access to resources• Take advantage of new collaborationfunctionalityWe invite you to apply betweenMay 1 – June 3, 2013.
  4. 4. Who should apply for the SNE?The State Network of Educators will be comprised of qualifiededucators in K-12 and higher education with expertise in:• Formative Assessment (e.g., collecting evidence of studentlearning as you teach and using it to adjust instruction)• Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts(ELA) and/or Mathematics• General Education• Gifted and Talented students• English Language Learners (ELL)• Students With Disabilities (SWD)Note: A few positions for science and social science educators are available.We invite you to be part of this opportunity to where you will connect withcolleagues in common grade levels and content areas throughout the SmarterBalanced states.
  5. 5. What will I do as part of the SNE?As a member of the SNE you will work with yourState Leadership Team (SLT) to:• Receive five (5) web-based trainings betweenSeptember, 2013 and September, 2014• Review and propose content for the SmarterBalanced Digital Library• Provide valuable feedback on software usability(August, 2013 - September, 2014)
  6. 6. StipendsAll participating SNE’s will beeligible for a $1500 stipend fortheir continued participation andcontribution.Also, each SNE will get earlyaccess to new content and newvirtual collaboration toolsdeveloped for the library.Please note: The stipend amountmay vary based on memberparticipation, contingent on SLTapprovals.
  7. 7. Apply by June 3, 2013Apply online:http://bit.ly/statenetworkYou will need:Your current resumeYou may also want to include:A cover letterSupplemental documentsDocuments must be smaller than 10 MB andin one of the following formats: .doc, .docx,.rtf, .txt, .ascii, .pdf, .html
  8. 8. Spread the word!We encourage you to share this opportunity with your colleagues.Visit us online: http://www.k12.wa.us/smarter
  9. 9. Questions?Terese OttoWA.Smarter.SNE@k12.wa.us(360) 725-6414TTY (360) 664-3631Page 9

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