The Teaching With Purpose summits brings together community, educators, students, parents, and state agencies to discuss implementing new ways of assessments and integrating innovative curriculum and practice.
Teaching With Purpose (TWP) Hip Hop Education Summit(2 credits)
TWP Hip Hop Education Summit (2nd Annual)
Theme: "They Schools" Establishing Hip Hop Education
Keynote Speakers: Gabriel "Asheru" Benn
National Presenter: Martha Diaz
June 15-16, 2017
The TWP Hip Hip Education Summit brings together community, educators, and state agencies to educate and inform about Hip Hop culture and Hip Hop Education scholarship. The summit will discuss ways to increase teacher diversity and innovative practices and curriculum through Hip Hop Education.
The Summit brings together students, educators, artist, and community members to educate and inform about Hip Hop culture and infuse Hip Hop Education into schools.
We will have a special tribute to Tupac Shakur. His former group member and brother E.D.I Mean will be one of our keynote speakers. The second day we will bus educators and students to view 2pac’s biopic All Eyez On Me.
Teaching With Purpose Assessment Summit
Student & Parent Assessment Bill of Rights
Town Hall- Assessment and Accountability Systems with OEA and ODE
Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade
The Annual Teaching With Purpose Assessment Summit brings educators, policy makers, parents and community together to discuss assessment strategies and share ideas about alternative assessment practices and accountability that empower students.
8:45am to 3:30pm
- Learn the fundamentals of alternative assessment development
- Understanding the Power of Student and Parent voice in assessment
- Classroom application for deeper and more informative instructional feedback
- The development and use of exemplary scoring rubrics to provide proper feedback
- The use of alternative assessments for accountability purposes
Teams of educators from schools and school divisions are encouraged to attend.