This page contains information for participating schools related to the 5th Grade Math Check-Ins formerly known as the Proof of Concept Study.
Kitty Rutherford is the Curriculum and Instruction Mathematics Contact person for the Study:

2016-2017 Check-Ins formerly known as the Proof of Concept Study Support Materials

NC Check-Ins Webinar Kitty Rutherford & Josh Griffin (December 5, 2016) PowerPoint

Informational PowerPoint from Curriculum and Instruction About NC Check-Ins (20 minutes)

Next Steps for NC Check-Ins for Interim I

NC Check-Ins Test Specifications

2016-2017 NC Check-Ins Standards to be Assessed

2016-2017 Check-Ins Interim 1 Support Document

Interim 1 Instructional Support

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2016-2017 Check-Ins Interim 2 Support Document

Interim 2 Instructional Support (January)

Additional resources for Interim II - 5.NBT.7 (adding and subtracting decimals) (Vetting)


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2016-2017 Check-Ins Interim 3 Support Document

Interim 3 Instructional Support (March)

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Notification about NC Check-Ins

Proof of Concept PowerPoint for the State Board of Education (results of 2015-2016 Study)

2015-2016 Proof of Concept Study Results - State Board PowerPoint

2015-2016 Proof of Concept Study

Interim 3: Instructional Support Document

Interim 2: Instructional Support Document

(Curriculum and Instruction support document: Kitty Rutherford)

Proof of Concept Study Webinars: 10-15-15 and 10-29-15

Upcoming Webinars

The next Proof of Concept Study webinar will be held Oct 15 at 3 p.m., and focus on the teacher and student reports that are available as well as how to use the data from these reports to inform instruction and supports for students.
The target audience is districts and school staff participating in the Proof of Concept Study; however, nonparticipating districts/staff also are welcome to attend.
You may register for this webinar online. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
For those who cannot attend this webinar, it will be repeated on Oct. 29 at 3 p.m. The registration link for this webinar is available here.

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August 2015

Memo including the List of Schools Participating is Study

Proof of Concept Webinar August 18, 2015 (Accountability ppt)
Proof of Concept Study: Grade 5 Mathematics Training August 4, 2015(Accountability ppt)

Proof of Concept Study for Mathematics (Curriculum and Instruction ppt for 5th Grade Teachers)
Proof of Concept: Interim Standards Assessed (Curriculum and Instruction support document: Kitty Rutherford)
Power of Ten Lessons and Tasks
Volume Lessons and Tasks

If you have questions about support materials for the Proof of Concept Study contact Kitty Rutherford,

July 2015

Proof of Concept Webinar
Proof of Concept Math Slides

Proof of Concept Study Memo (July 24, 2015)

Links to sign up for the Proof of Concept Math Professional Development are provided below. Please see the registration links for further information.

Register for: Eastern Region
August 4th - Greenville - 10:00am-3:30pm
Hilton Hotel
207 Greenville Blvd SW
Greenville, NC 27834
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Register for: Central Region
August 7th - Greensboro - 10:00am-3:30pm
Embassy Suites Hotel
204 Centreport Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409
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Register for: Western Region
August 11 - Hickory - 10:00am-3:30pm
Catawba Elementary School- Catawba, NC
5415 Hudson Chapel Road, Exit 138 Catawba, NC 28609
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