Writing Scoring Guide Training

03/21/2016 - 8:00am to 03/22/2016 - 5:00pm

Grade levels: 9, 10, 11, 12

Content areas: Assessment, English Language Arts

Topics: assessment, writing, scoring guide, Training, professional development

District/Organization: Oregon Department of Education

ODE is seeking applicants to participate in a writing scoring guide training at Lane ESD on March 21 and 22, 2016. The training is intended for individuals who would like to gain experience scoring Essential Skills writing work samples at the high school level. Applicants should be educators familiar with the Official Oregon Writing Scoring Guide who would like to hone their skills and refresh their calibration.
Successful applicants will be signed on as temporary employees and receive a stipend of $22.93/hour of work. It is anticipated that raters will work for a total of 12 to 14 hours over the two days. ODE will not be reimbursing for travel or lodging.
The application form for this event is found here: http://www.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?id=5478
Application deadline is March 11, 2016.
For additional information, contact Ken Hermens, Language Arts Assessment Specialist at ken.hermens@state.or.us