MAG 2017 Annual Conference

In continuing to bring innovated and current information to educators in Maryland and the surrounding states,The Maryland Assessment Group is excited to announce that Dr. David Sousa and Mr. Michael Toth will be this year's featured Pre-Conference  presenters and Keynote speakers. Dr. Sousa and Mr. Toth are both nationally known and recognized educational leaders. The MAG Conference will be held beginning November 15, 2017 and concluding on November 17, 2017, at the Clarion Hotel and Resort in Ocean City,  
In keeping with the rich history of past  conferences, The Maryland Assessment Board of Directors is seeking Requests for Presentations for this conference that will focus topics such as:
Formative Assessments

HSA/PARCC Updates on Graduation Requirements

HSA Bridge Program and updates

College Career Readiness Tracking and Assessment Options

CCR Transitional Course Work Plans

The New Accuplacer

Interpreting Evidence Statement Reports

 Understanding item analysis DMRS

Data Integrity and Confidentiality

Transitioning to Common Core in Science

Field Test Data – MISA

 Administration Plans for 10th grade MISA


PARCC and Maryland Accommodations Alignment

New ESSA Flexibility – Impact on Locals

PARCC Best Practices

Educational Legislation 

Presentation proposals must be submitted on or before July 7, 2017. Once submitted, your proposal will be reviewed and considered for inclusion. All sessions will be one hour long. A decision regarding all presentation proposals will be made on or before August 7, 2017.

* 1. Names of Presenters and their organization (For example John Doe - Garrett County)

* 3. Please provide the primary presenter's email address

* 4. Primary presenter's mailing address and phone number.

* 5. Title of the Presentation

* 7. Please provide a 50 word description of your presentation.

* 8. Please respond to the following:

  Yes No
Would you be willing to present your session more than once?