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BAMBI BETTS                                   LEADING ASSESSMENT IN                                  INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS...
BAMBI BETTS                              LEADING ASSESSMENT IN                             INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS          ...
BAMBI BETTS                                LEADING ASSESSMENT IN                               INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS      ...
BAMBI BETTS                              LEADING ASSESSMENT IN                             INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS          ...
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Bambi betts assessment wab 2011[1]

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  1. 1. BAMBI BETTS LEADING ASSESSMENT IN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS EARCOS WEEKEND WORKSHOP JANUARY 14TH – 15TH, 2012 WESTERN ACADEMY OF BEIJING     Leading Assessment in International SchoolsWorkshop Description - Leading Assessment the International School  Are you leading a grade level team?  A subject area?  A data team?  Or an elementary, middle or secondary school?It will be no surprise to you that a huge piece of your work in that role revolves aroundsomething to do with assessment. A strong set assessment leadership skills is a powerfultool in improving student learning.In this highly interactive, practical workshop, participants will Refresh knowledge and understanding of assessment practices, including: 1. Adopting a clear, practical definition of assessment for your school 2. Creating a set of assessment design principles 3. Designing assessment tools which will give BEST evidence of the intended learning 4. Developing 5 ways to evaluate learning 5. Using assessment results to modify teaching 6. Reviewing the best ways to record learning results 7. Reviewing the best ways to report learning results 8. Examining the 40+ assessment practices that influence student learning Explore and practice to how to be a leader, including: 1. How to organize teams to get the assessment work done 2. Learning about how teachers typically adopt new initiatives 3. How to handle resistance from teachers/kids/parents Information about BambiBambi Betts is the director of both the Principals’ Training Center for International SchoolLeadership (PTC) and the Teacher Training Center for International Educators (TTC) as wellas the CEO for the Academy for International School Heads (AISH) and founder of the twoaddition training centers for international educators, including counselors and schoolbusiness leaders. Bambi has been a director, principal and teacher in international schoolsfor over 25 years. She was formerly Director of Escuela Campo Alegre and has heldprincipalships in three international schools. She has been a consultant in over 75international schools, conducting training on a variety of topics related to the effectiveinternational school, including assessment, curriculum leadership, teacher leaders strategies,instructional strategies, faculty evaluation, board training. She has written many articles onpractical ways to improve international schools and authors a regular column on the PTCpages of The International Educator (TIE). Workshop Cost
  2. 2. BAMBI BETTS LEADING ASSESSMENT IN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS EARCOS WEEKEND WORKSHOP JANUARY 14TH – 15TH, 2012 WESTERN ACADEMY OF BEIJING    The cost of the workshop is 350 RMB. If possible please bring the exact money to theworkshop. The fee will need to be paid on Saturday 14th January by 12pm. RMB cash onlywill be accepted. Western Academy of Beijing is unable to issue fa piaos (the officialChinese receipt) but will be providing a school receipt upon payment. Please notify thefinance departments in your school that this is the case prior to coming to the workshop.WAB teachers must complete a Professional Development Application form andsubmit it to their sectional Principal if they wish to use PD funds to cover workshopcosts. Please indicate on the form which PD budget line you will be accessing.Workshop Dates, Times and LocationThe workshop will be held on Saturday 14th January and Sunday 15th January.The times are as follows and will be the same for each day:8:30 – 9:00 Registration and 12:30 – 1:15 Lunch payment9:00 – 10:30 Session 1 1:15 – 4:00 Session 3 (There will be a10:30 – 10:45 Break short break during this10:45 – 12:30 Session 2 session.)The workshop will be held in the Lotus Lounge, which is the staff lounge in WesternAcademy of Beijings Elementary School Building.School AddressPlease find the schools address below in English and Chinese: Western Academy of Beijing PO Box 8547, #10 Lai Guang Ying Dong Lu Chaoyang District, Beijing 100102, PRC Fax: +86 10 6433-3974 Phone: +86 10 5986 5588 10 8547 :100102 电  (8610) 5986 5588
  3. 3. BAMBI BETTS LEADING ASSESSMENT IN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS EARCOS WEEKEND WORKSHOP JANUARY 14TH – 15TH, 2012 WESTERN ACADEMY OF BEIJING    Accommodation OptionsPlease contact the hotels directly for prices and other details.Metropark Lido Hotel, Courtyard by Marriot Xiao Yun LiBeijing Beijing Northeast No 8 Hotel(Former Holiday Inn –Lido) No. 101 Jing Shun Road No. 8 XiaoyunliNo. 6 Jiangtai Rd Chaoyang District Chaoyang DistrictChaoyang District 100102 Beijing 100125 Beijing100004 Beijing CHINA PRC CHINA PRCCHINA PRC Contact: Kathy Zhao Contact: Mr Hansi ZhangContact: Lucy Wang E: Kathy.zhao@courtyard.com E: schhans@126.comE: lucywang@mplido.cn T: 86-10-5907 6781 T: 86-10-64181616 – 23314T:86-10-64376688 ext 2926 F: 86-10-5907 6668 M: 86-1352 2592 667M: 86- 1350 1016 965 F: 86-10-6818 5833F: 86-10-6437 8816 www.courtyardbeijingnortheast.com www.starwayhotel.comwww.hotellidobeijing.comContact InformationPlease contact Rebecca Butterworth if you have questions regarding the agenda and content of theworkshop or Victoria Erlandsson for accommodation, payment and registration questions. Theircontact details are as follows:Rebecca Butterworth Victoria ErlandssonMSHS AP – Curriculum/MYP Coordinator IB OfficeWestern Academy of Beijing Western Academy of BeijingEmail: rbutterworth@wab.edu E: victoria_erlandsson@wab.eduPh: + 86 13910167460 T: 0086-10-5986 5588 ext 1119Please complete the registration form on the last page and email it to Victoria Erlandsson. victoria_erlandsson@wab.edu
  4. 4. BAMBI BETTS LEADING ASSESSMENT IN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS EARCOS WEEKEND WORKSHOP JANUARY 14TH – 15TH, 2012 WESTERN ACADEMY OF BEIJING     Registration Form BAMBI BETTS LEADING ASSESSMENT IN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS EARCOS WEEKEND WORKSHOP JANUARY 14th – 15th, 2012 WESTERN ACADEMY OF BEIJINGName:School:Email address:Food requirements:Please return to:victoria_erlandsson@wab.edu

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