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Educators at New York's School of the Future have enjoyed great success at teaching and assessing their students. Both efforts are squarely focused on student understanding of fundamental concepts and real-life learning.
33 asessment tasks and worksamples in English, Science, Studies of Society and Environment, Health and Physical Education, The Arts (drama, music, visual arts, creative arts), Mathematics, Languages other than English (French, German, Italian,...
In my experience, teachers tend to rely more heavily on summative assessments (assessment OF learning) than formative assessments (assessment FOR learning). There is power in formative assessments and their ability to inform instruction and improve student learning.
Many teachers shy away from alternative assessments because they take extra time and effort to create and to grade. On the other hand, once the assessment guidelines and grading rubric are created, it can be filed away and used year after year. Here are 40 alternative assessment ideas to get you started!
Assessment for Learning provides teachers with examples of accessible, readily useable and relevant assessment tasks from all learning areas; worksamples, (annotated and unannotated); professional advice and activity related to assessment.
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