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A collection of authentic and performance based strategies designed to encourage assessment via active learning.
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SimCityEDU: Using Games for Formative Assessment | MindShift

SimCityEDU: Using Games for Formative Assessment  | MindShift | Assessment Strategies | Scoop.it
SimCity As game-based learning gains momentum in education circles, teachers increasingly want substantive proof that games are helpful for learning.
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Free Resources and Tools for "Authentic" Assessment

Free Resources and Tools for "Authentic" Assessment | Assessment Strategies | Scoop.it
The current faculty and administrators have worked closely on a host of innovations in assessment and curriculum planning over several years. The keys, they say, are trust, transparency, and col
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Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: 9 Ways to Assess without Standardized Tests

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: 9 Ways to Assess without Standardized Tests | Assessment Strategies | Scoop.it
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Understoodit: Formative Assessment Tool

Understoodit: Formative Assessment Tool | Assessment Strategies | Scoop.it

"If you are looking for a new formative assessment tool check out Understoodit https://understoodit.com/ .  Whether your students are on iPads or have access to the web from desktops, Understoodit is a fantastic free assessment tool that is perfect for collecting data when presenting new information to students."


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Nancy Jones's curator insight, January 5, 2013 10:05 AM

This sounds like it might be what I have been looking for.

Alan Ovens's curator insight, January 5, 2013 3:02 PM

Another interesting possibility.  However, it costs am worried about how these  continue to create a market place out   becomes too expensive.

Donny Anderson's curator insight, February 20, 2013 4:55 PM

Understoodit is a perfect piece of technology that moves far beyond what clickers can provide.  You get real time feedback.  I wonder if the graphic can be enbedded into presentation software?

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Appealing Apps for Educators: How SonicPics amplifies a student’s voice

Appealing Apps for Educators: How SonicPics amplifies a student’s voice | Assessment Strategies | Scoop.it
Since 1999, Carolyn Skibba has served as the technology coordinator at Burley School, a public elementary school in Chicago’s Lakeview community.
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Portfolios (Authentic Assessment Toolbox)


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Types of Authentic Assessment

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Authentic assessment provides teachers with the opportunity to evaluate how students are able to apply their knowledge and skills to real-world situations.

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A Favorite Formative Assessment: The Exit Slip

A Favorite Formative Assessment: The Exit Slip | Assessment Strategies | Scoop.it
When we think about all the different ways we check for understanding in the classroom, a go-to strategy for many teachers has always been the exit slip or exit ticket.

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Donny Anderson's curator insight, February 21, 2013 12:50 PM

Good ideas for using exit slips in formative assessments.