Ranked number 4 in The Top 30 Global Gurus in Education, Barbara Blackburn has dedicated her life to raising the level of rigor and motivation for professional educators and students alike. Internationally known for her inspirational, dynamic and interactive style, Dr Barbara Blackburn is a teacher, a leader, and a university professor responsible for graduate training for educators. Barbara has used her knowledge and her experiences to write 18 best selling books. She utilises the engagement she advocates there to capture and instil in nationwide audiences the desire to aggressively institute constructive change.
Join Barbara across her three series of Webinars covering all aspects of rigor and motivation for professional educators and students alike. Each Webinar series cover a distict area of practice in Classroom Management, Assessment & Pegagogy.
Webinar: Rigor Is Not a Four Letter Word
Are you wondering about rigor? For many educators, it is a negative term that means “harder’ or “double the work”. Dr Barbara Blackburn’s internationally recognized, practical, teacher-friendly concept of instructional rigor includes high expectations, scaffolding for instruction, and demonstration of learning.
Webinar: Rigor and Assessment in the Classroom
Create an environment where students are expected to learn at high levels;
Evaluate and check student learning in a way that ensures growth;
Strengthen the validity and reliability of your assessments; Plan assessments in conjunction with planning the instruction; Differentiate assessments to increase the rigor for all students; Enhance the effectiveness of your grading system and feedback.
Webinar: Rigor & Differentiation in the Classroom
Following from the last two series “Rigor is not a four letter word” & “Rigorous Assessments” comes the third in the series “Rigor & Differentiation in the Classroom” presented with three stand-alone webinars. Learn how to effectively understand and implement rigor & differentiation in a practical, concise and interactive format.
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