Sandhills Leadership Academy
November 8, 2012


Purpose: To provide an overview of the Education Value Education System (EVAAS)

At the end of this meeting, you will have had the opportunity to…
  • Be familiar with reflective assessments
  • Be familiar with proactive assessments
  • Understand the various EVAAS reports
  • Be able to create custom reports based on a set of criteria

Region 4 Wikispace: http://rt3region4.ncdpi.wikispaces.net
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Table Topics:

  1. Discuss the water cooler conversations you have been a part of or have overheard in your building? What are teachers saying?
  2. What training, resources, or communications have you received from your district and/or school administrators and leaders?
  3. What are your greatest needs regarding EVAAS?
  4. What questions do you need answered in this training?

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Making Connections

Professional Teaching Standardshttp://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/educatoreffect/ncees/standards/prof-teach-standards.pdf

EVAAS Overview

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Reflective Assessments

Click here for the Login page of EVAAS

Click here for the resources used in this section

Proactive Assessments

Click here for resources used in this section

Summarize & Wrap-Up

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Resources and Links
EVAAS Wiki http://evaas.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/
Virtual Professional Development https://ncdpi.sas.com
Data Literacy Module https://center.ncsu.edu/nc
Data Resource Guide http://www.ncpublicschools.org/acre/improvement/resources/

SAS provides ongoing virtual interactive professional development sessions. Sessions can be tailored to meet the specific needs of your district/school. Users also have the option to attend drop-in sessions(no pre-registration required).
Visit Phase II Modules
Introduction to Data Literacy module provides an introduction to data literacy. It includes information on types of data, strategies for analyzing and understanding data, and processes for determining how these can influence instructional practices.
This module aims to provide learning experiences that develop or enhance abilities to find, evaluate, and use data to inform instruction.
Data Resource Guide has been developed to provide information and resources to help administrators, data coaches, teachers, and support staff with data driven decision making for their schools and districts.

Other Resources
Participants may find information at the following websites useful.
An Introduction to Confidence Intervals
Scales of Measurement
Video tutorial
Explanation of Normal Curve Equivalents
Data Glossary.doc
Data Glossary.doc
Data Glossary.doc
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Glossary of Data Related Terms
SAS Statistical Model for EVAAS can be found here.
Standard Error Calculation