Formative Assessment in Writing


Session Dates

Thursday November 04, 2021 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM - Webinar

This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.

This session will provide an overview for conducting screening at the secondary level to include monitoring the progress of all students (including students with difficulties and disabilities) using the six measurable components of writing and other sources of formative assessment.


Participants will  be able to:
  •  List multiple ways to conduct reliable and valid screening and formative assessment at the secondary level to inform literacy instruction and intervention
  • Interpret PVAAS Quintile and Projection Data to inform universal and supplemental services and supports in a Secondary MTSS
  • Establish goals and monitor progress using the 6 measurable traits of writing

Target Audience

Building Principal, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, School Psychologist, Reading/Writing Specialist, Parents, IU TaC , MTSS Coordinator
Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Kelly Kapp, at 717-901-2271, or

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Kelly Kapp

Content Contact:

Jennifer Collins