ISBN: 9781943874491

Essential Assessment

 35.95

With this research-based resource, you’ll explore six essential tenets of assessment—assessment purpose, communication of assessment results, accurate interpretation, assessment architecture, instructional agility and student investment—that will help deepen your understanding of assessment to not only meet standards but also enhance students’ academic success and self-fulfillment.

LOOK INSIDE:

Description

– Six Tenets for Bringing Hope, Efficacy and Achievement to the Classroom

Discover how to use the power of assessment to instill hope, efficacy and achievement in your students. With this research-based resource, you’ll explore six essential tenets of assessment—assessment purpose, communication of assessment results, accurate interpretation, assessment architecture, instructional agility and student investment—that will help deepen your understanding of assessment to not only meet standards but also enhance students’ academic success and self-fulfillment.

  • Interpret the research-based tenets of assessment that are necessary to maximize all students’ learning
  • Gain advice and strategies for immediately acting on the six essential assessment tenets
  • Discover why it is vital that assessment practices build students’ and teachers’ hope, efficacy and achievement
  • Consider scenarios that illustrate traditional, outmoded assessment practices and revised scenarios that feature practices that better reflect modern assessment needs
  • Reflect on questions related to the content of each chapter and study next steps that teaching teams can take

Additional information

Age Suitability:

, , ,

Extent

176 Pages

Author(s):

, ,

Published By:

Publication Year

2017

You may also like…

Instructional Agility

 40.95

This practical resource empowers readers to become instructionally agile—moving seamlessly among instruction, formative assessment and feedback—to enhance student engagement, proficiency and ownership of learning.

LOOK INSIDE:

Mindful Assessment

 35.95

The authors assert that educators must focus assessment on mindfulness and feedback for improvement, framing assessment around six fluencies students need to cultivate.

LOOK INSIDE:

Common Formative Assessment

 36.95

In this conversational guide, the authors offer tools, templates and protocols to incorporate common formative assessments into the practices of a PLC to monitor and enhance student learning.

LOOK INSIDE:

Embedded Formative Assessment

 38.95

The second edition of this best-selling book by Dylan Wiliam presents new research, insights and formative assessment strategies and techniques teachers can immediately apply in their classrooms.

LOOK INSIDE:

 

Design in 5

 31.95

Fully engage learners in your classroom. Discover how to create high-quality assessments using a five-phase design protocol.

LOOK INSIDE:

Designing Effective Assessments

 35.95

Designed specifically for K–12 educators, this title presents ten key assessment design tools and clearly outlines how to incorporate each tool into daily classroom practices.

LOOK INSIDE: