SMART Goals: The identification of an area of need after review of various forms of data. Begin with one
Goals that are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Results, Timebound.
Formative Assessment : An assessment for learning used to advance and not merely monitor each student's learning (Stiggins, 2002).
Common Formative Assessment: An assessment typically created collaboratively by a team of teachers responsible for the same grade level or course. ( Learning By Doing , p. 214)