Using the present day learning management systems, it is easy to tell WHERE a student is having learning difficulties. However, it is very challenging even for an experienced teacher to figure out WHY a student is having difficulty in a particular standard. One of the challenges faced by even the best teacher is how they can improve student performance in a specific area or with reference to a particular topic.
To gain insight into why a student is struggling in a particular standard, one needs to look at standards that are foundational to the learning objective as well as instructional methods and level of difficulty. The Lumos Coherence map provides information about previous level, next level and related standards and helps educators and students visually explore the learning objectives.
The Lumos Coherence has several benefits:
To access the Coherence maps and learn more about it, log into the StepUp Teacher Portal or click here