Karin Hess - Cognitive Rigor Matrix - Impacting Student Outcomes

Tuesday, August 8 08:00AM - 03:30PM

Karin Hess is a recognized international leader in developing practical approaches for using cognitive rigor and learning progressions as the foundation for formative, interim, and performance assessments. She specializes in providing educators with research-based models for effective instruction and assessment that move students towards greater engagement and deeper learning. Her presentation will focus on using the Cognitive Rigor Matrix to improve student outcomes.


Target Audience:

  • School and district administrators who focus on curriculum and assessment
  • General education teachers who are trying to get the 30 hours of professional development required by the new Ohio Gifted Operating Standards; 
  • Gifted Teachers
  • Any teacher who wants to learn more about the Cognitive Rigor Matrix

August 7, 2017 or August 8, 2017 at the ESC of Lake Erie West, 2275 Collingwood Blvd., Toledo, OH 43620 (same presentation each day)

Training will start promptly at 8:00. Registration will begin at 7:30. Training will end at 3:30.

A certificate for 7.5 contact hours will be provided to all participants. This PD will meet the core competencies outlined in Ohio's Gifted Operating Standards.

The cost for staff from member districts and sponsored community schools is $50 per person. The cost for non-member districts is $80 per person.

Registration fee includes lunch and all materials.

Member Districts are Anthony Wayne, Maumee, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield, Sylvania, and Washington Local.  

Questions about the training - email   Elaine Robinson.

Registration Link for August 7, 2018

Registration Link for August 8, 2017

Location: ESC of Lake Erie West