Add to Bookmarks Setting Goals Understanding SMART Goals In this module you will: Describe four types of information that should be gathered when creating a goal. Explain how the five “SMART” criteria help create more effective goals. Evaluate a series of student goals using background information and SMART criteria. Coaching Guide (PDF) The coaching guide helps instructional leaders support teachers as they prepare to implement concepts from the modules in their own classrooms. Module Resource (PDF) The module resource will help you apply the knowledge and skills learned in the module. It also contains supplemental resources and a reference list. Transcript (PDF) View the transcript for all chapters of this On-Demand Module. Module Overview Expand All Lessons Status 1 Lesson 1. Introduction to SMART Goals 2. Gather Information 3. Creating SMART Goals 4. Practice 2 Assessment Related Modules Assessment Authentic Assessment In this module, you will learn what authentic assessment is and how it benefits students. The... Assessment Formative Assessment This module helps teachers successfully plan formative assessments. It contains a resource that... Freely available You don’t have to pay for quality professional development. All of the modules on the Learning Library are available to you at no cost. Take at your convenience We know you’re busy. Our modules can be taken on any device, and if you don’t have time to finish you can come right back to where you left off. Research-based modules Stay at the top of your field. Our modules address real-world issues and are developed using the latest research available.