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56 Great Formative Assessment Ideas

Source: 56 Great Formative Assessments

As an Educator you are constantly doing quick checks to gage how your students are ‘doing’ in your class. David Wees, a Formative Assessment Specialist for New Visions for Public Schools has created a Google slide composed of 56 assessment ideas. The document continues to grow as other educators add to the great ideas. 

As I scrolled through and ventured to outside links, I was pleased to have another way to collaborate and gain new ideas from other educators. 

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Musical Training Enhances Brain Function in Both Children and Adults – NeuroNet Learning

A new study reveals a possible biological link between musical training and enhanced executive functioning in both children and adults.


A good look at cognitive processes and music. Now the question is the kind of music.