As a member of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, Idaho is seeking educators who have significant experience in formative assessment and deep knowledge of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) to join Idaho's State Network of Educators (SNE). We invite K-12 teachers and administrators and higher educational professionals with experience working with the following student populations to apply: general education, gifted and talented, English language learners, and students with disabilities. Members of the SNE will contribute to the Smarter Balanced Digital Library, an online, interactive clearinghouse for educators, students, and families. The Digital Library will provide educators with resources, tools, and professional learning opportunities so that they can tailor instruction to student needs based on information from a coherent, balanced assessment system.
Selected educators will collaborate with our State Leadership Team (SLT) to:
For their service, selected educators will get early access to the Digital Library resources and innovative collaboration tools and a stipend of up to $1,500. Minimum criteria for payment are as follows:
All qualified educators are invited to apply. The open application period runs from Wednesday, May 1, 2013 through Monday, June 3, 2013. If you would like to be considered, please submit your application no later than June 3, 2013. Please note, however, that we will evaluate applications on a rolling basis. To begin your application, click the following link: Idaho State Network of Educators Online Application.
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