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Who Should Attend

Teachers, Assistant Principals, Principals, Academic Coaches, Master Teachers, Deans, Data Coordinators, and District Staff.

Session Description

Assessment is a key component of effective instruction and plays a major role in improving student achievement. Each type of assessment serves a specific function in evaluating teaching and learning.

This course will focus on the effective use of formative and summative assessment by school teams. Topics to be discussed will include:

  • Defining both formative and summative assessment;
  • Analyzing the purpose of each type of assessment;
  • Using formative assessment to inform instruction;
  • Assessing the purpose and use of summative assessments;
  • Examining student assessment results through the cycle of inquiry process; and
  • Developing formative and summative assessments to drive instruction.

Training Goals

To provide school and district staff with best practices to develop, analyze, and use formative and summative assessments to deliver informed instruction.

About the Presenter

Mr. Andrew Stetkevich

Mr. Stetkevich has over 35 years of experience in education. He has taught at the elementary and secondary levels in both general education and special education. His previous positions include: mentor teacher, beginning teacher support provider, site administrator, adjunct professor of education, program specialist, and staff development specialist. Mr. Stetkevich currently works as a staff development specialist (K-12) for the Riverside Unified School District in Riverside, California. He has a passion for working with diverse learners and has presented on this subject at various national and international conferences, including the British Dyslexia Association and the European Literacy Conference.

Hours of Instruction

Each Level Course is 15 hours of instruction over two full consecutive days with an opportunity for follow-up activities for the purposes of implementation of learned content.

Date, Time and Location

Check In/Registration: 8:00 am
Training Session: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Session – Dubai
Monday, April 16, 2018 and Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel,
Sheikh Khalifah Bin Zayed St.
Opp Burjuman Centre, Bur Dubai

Session – Abu Dhabi
Sunday, April 22, 2018 and Monday, April 23, 2018
Yas Island Rotana and Centro Yas Island, Abu Dhabi


Click here to fill in the registration form.

Click here to print the PDF form.

Fees and Cancellation

Cost: 1,390 AED until April 2, 2018 (subject to space availability).
1,550 AED after April 2, 2018.
For those registering for the first day only – 765 AED.
(All materials included. Lunch and morning/afternoon break refreshments are provided.)

Cancellations received by April 2, 2018 will be subject to a 200 AED fee.
Cancellations received after April 2, 2018 and “No Shows” will be subject to the full registration fee.
All cancellations must be submitted in writing via email by April 2, 2018 to info@totalschoolsolutions.net

Method of Payment

Please deposit/transfer fees to the bank account provided below. Send a copy of the receipt and the names of attendees to info@totalschoolsolutions.net

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
Account Name: Total School Solutions
Acct# 10617151124001
IBAN # AE860030010617151124001
Swift Code: ADCBAEAA

Please bring along a laptop computer or another Internet ready device.

For further information, please email Susan Lendway.