The Standards-Based Classroom

Make Learning the Goal

by Emily A. Rinkema, Stan Williams

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ISBNs
  • 9781544324203
  • 9781544324241
  • 9781544324210

Get to know which practices related to curriculum, instruction, and assessment are essential to make learning the goal for every student! You’ll learn how to

  • Create learning targets that are scalable and transferable within and across units
  • Develop instructional scales for each learning target
  • Design non-scored practice activities and assessments
  • Introduce and model skills that will be assessed and design tasks that allow students to use these skills
  • Differentiate instruction and activities based on data from various types of assessments
  • Maintain a gradebook that tracks summative achievement of learning targets, and score assessments accordingly
  • Communicate progress clearly and efficiently with students and families


  • SAGE Publications; August 2018
  • ISBN: 9781544324241
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: The Standards-Based Classroom
  • Author: Emily A. Rinkema; Stan Williams
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781544324203
  • 9781544324241
  • 9781544324210

In The Press

The Standards-Based Classroom provides teachers with a practical guide to implement standards-based learning in their classrooms. The authors provide a perfect balance of context and commentary, practical examples, challenges, and suggestions for further exploration. Readers can use this book to transform their pedagogy and practice to better meet the needs of all learners with a standards-based approach.”