What does a curriculum associate do?
Curriculum Associates (CA) is a leading educational technology and publishing company with a mission to make classrooms better places. We have both a responsibility and opportunity to reduce the effects of systemic racism for students, educators, and educational communities we serve and for our own team members.
Why is iReady so bad?
But above all else, the iReady Universal Screener is a dangerous assessment because it is a dehumanizing assessment. The test strips away all evidence of the students’ thinking, of her mathematical identity, and instead assigns broad and largely meaningless labels.
How long should students be on iReady?
You’re probably wondering, ok so how do I decide how many minutes to assign each student. Well, Curriculum Associates, the makers of i-Ready, recommends that students use i-Ready for a target of 45 minutes per subject per week (with a range of 30-49 minutes).
Why should iReady be banned?
I-Ready causes stress for students and does not teach anything to students, is a big waste of time and has no benefits. It can cause hours of time to get past the tutorial of 1 lesson. With all this time students will not have time for extracurricular activities like sports.
What is it like to work at Curriculum Associates?
Curriculum Associates treat their employees very well I worked for Curriculum Associates as an entry level web developer, they have a robust and full comprehensive mentorship and learning program, I felt very comfortable with my team, my manager, my pace and learning, and professional growth.
Is iReady a waste of time?
Posted by: No, i-Ready is not a waste of time. The i-Ready Diagnostic provides valuable information to teachers, including sophisticated data and actionable insights to help them address students’ individual needs and support meaningful progress.
Is Curriculum Associates a public company?
Founded in 1969, privately owned Curriculum Associates, LLC designs research-based print and online instructional materials, screens and assessments, and data management tools.