Instruction and Assessment

Resources here that are designed to support educators in strengthening curriculum, instruction, and assessment for all of our students in all of our classes!

KCSD Adopted Materials

State and Local Curriculum Resources

Teacher Handout: Internal Assessments: Diagnostics, SBAs, Use of STAR, Aimsweb/ KRA, Rigby/ F&P

Ohio’s Learning Standards

K-3 Diagnostic Tests

Achieve the Core

K-12 “Best of” Instructional Tools from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Battelle For Kids – Assessment Literacy

The Teaching Channel– short videos by practitioners on just about every kind of instructional strategy and philosophy there is!

Edutopia– a clearing house of everything education

Resource Collection: Assessments – The Next Generation

Netflix Academy: Free educational streaming videos!

GRANT ResourcesThe Big List of Educational Grants and Resources from Edutopia

Technology-based assessments and simulations:

  • Texas Instruments (Select the subject: Math or Science) MS/ HS: to use ON the TI equipment if available.
  • PhET: Free online physics, chemistry, biology, earth science and math simulations
  • Gizmos! Online simulations that power inquiry and understanding. (Explore Learning)
  • Problem-Attic: Test generator from real assessments around the country!