Sunday, January 4, 2015

January #LCPSedChat topic

Our next #LCPSedChat will be January 8th at 8 pm.  Below is the topic and questions we will cover.  We hope you can join us.

When: November 6, 2014 First Thursday of the month at 8pm

Where: Twitter (use or to follow the conversation more easily)

What: Chat topics & questions will be announced before the chat. Check out these blogs for information: and
Hashtag: #lcpsedchat
Who: EVERYONE! Looking for LCPS teachers...ALL are welcome!
Topic: Assessment

    1. Why is assessment important to your teaching?
    2. What is your favorite way to conduct formative assessment?
    3. How do you make assessment authentic?
    4. What is the most affective way to provide students feedback on assessments?
    5. What are some ways that you do summative assessment?
    6. What are resources/tools that you use for assessment?

  1. Sign into either or to follow the conversation. Sign in USING your twitter username & password. Type in #lcpsedchat. Now, the sites will automatically put the #lcpsedchat into every tweet for you.
  2. EVERY tweet must include the #lcpsedchat to be seen by the group.
  3. Introduce yourself and jump into the chat. Ask questions, answer questions. This chat is for you! Tip: Address someone directly by using their username if you are answering/asking them a question.
  4. This chat is moderated by @mhaseltine, @jbreynoldsTRT and @mikespeidel. Follow the moderators!
  5. The chat will be archived when it’s done and the archive will be shared on twitter and the blogs. You can read the entire chat after it’s over, if you want.
  6. Remember: Chats can move fast. It’s ok! Take a deep breath and get ready!