Instruction and Achievement

INSTRUCTION & ACHIEVEMENT

Standards Aligned System

is a developing architecture you as a participant in our education community need to know about.

Academic Achievement Report 2009 - 2010
The Easton Area School District made AYP.  Find out individual school details here.    

Curriculum Guides
EASD Curriculum Guides are available online, with Curriculum Maps and Pacing Guides.

Getting Ready for Kindergarten
Parents are their children's first teachers. The Kindergarten Handbook is a resource that provides parents with suggestions for simple activities that parents and children can do together to develop children's oral language and foundational reading skills

EAHS School Profile
Easton Area High School provides a four-year comprehensive program for its enrollment of 2900 students. Graduation requirements and class rank calculation include work completed in grades 9-12.

EAHS Student Handbook & Code of Conduct
Easton Area High School policies, contact information, and more.

EASD Art Department
Art teachers in the EASD are sharing student work and more via websites and online galleries.

EASD Health and Physical Education
Download the EASD Health Curriculum and the EASD Physical Education Curriculum

EASD K-6 Math
Visit the Math site for more information on our specialists as well as to find out how your child can get ready for math, or reinforce math skills.

EASD Music Department
The EASD Music site offers information on both choral and instrumental music offerings in the Easton Area School District.

Flexible Scheduling
Easton Area High School has recently adopted flexible scheduling.  For more information visit the Flexible Scheduling website.

Helping Your Child Become A Reader 
Information from the US Department of Education about how you can use your language skills to build your child's skills.

Helping Your Child Learn Math 
Information from the US Department of Education that includes a variety of activities that will help children learn and apply mathematical concepts.

Our Space
The K-6 math specialists have developed “Our Space” as a place for teachers to share and explore math resources.  Google mail login is required.

ASSESSMENT

About PSSA Mathematics 
Information about the PSSA mathematics test

About PSSA Reading
Information about the PSSA reading test

Sample PSSA Items 
Sample PSSA reading, math, science and writing items from PDE (scroll to bottom of page)

Modifications
The state system of assessment is including a new state test for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEP).  It is called the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment-Modified or PSSA-M.

Assessment Anchors
The Assessment Anchors are one of the many tools the Pennsylvania Department of Education has developed to better align curriculum, instruction and assessment practices throughout the state

SAT scores are required or recommended by most colleges, and the SAT is the nations most widely used college admission exam.  Click the blue link for more information.

Teacher evaluation

Forms and manuals for the EASD's Differentiated Supervision Model are available here (under Employee Resources on the Human Resources page.)