Cheryl Tobey is a highly experience consultant whos work is primarily in the areas of formative assessment and professional development.
Areas of expertise
Formative Assessment in Mathematics
Using Data to Drive Instructional Planning
Effective Math Professional Development
Uncovering Student Thinking in Mathematics: Expertly pinpoint and reverse your students’ common math difficulties! Tailored to any school level, this seminar offers math educators powerful diagnostic techniques in the form of brief, easily administered assessment probes to determine students' thinking on core mathematical concepts. Learn to ask the right questions to uncover just where your students get confused, and apply practical strategies to get them quickly back on track.
Quickly and objectively identify and correct students’ difficulties
Systematically address conceptual misunderstandings and procedural mistakes before they become long-term problems
Plan targeted instruction and remediation around core mathematical concepts in their specific grade level