Episode 88 | Telling the Whole Story w/ Lorena Germán

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Roberto and Lorena Germán discuss the workshop "Telling the Whole Story: Best Practices Using Data," which aims to challenge the way data is used in schools. Lorena explains the problematic nature of standardized testing and its impact on teachers' evaluations and students' graduation. The conversation delves into the need to humanize data and provides practical steps to shift perspectives. Lorena offers 3 data-driven approaches in education that aim to create a more inclusive and celebratory learning environment.

Telling the Whole Story: A Workshop for Best Practices Using Data (registration link)  

March 30th, 2024

11pm ET / 10am CT / 9am MT / 8am PT


This episode is sponsored by Lee and Low Books

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