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A New Era for Educational Assessment | Students at the Center

A New Era for Educational Assessment | Students at the Center | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it

Via Kathleen McClaskey
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I thought passing this along to my fellow Kansas educators.  After all, we are facing the College and Career Pathways framework. 

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Kathleen McClaskey's curator insight, October 19, 2014 2:37 PM

Don't miss this key paper on educational assessment! 


There is a growing consensus that college and career readiness depends on not just academic knowledge and skills but on a wide range of social and developmental competencies, as well—such as the ability to monitor one’s own learning, persist at challenging tasks, solve complex problems, set realistic goals, and communicate effectively in many kinds of settings.


This is the first in Students at the Center’s new Deeper Learning Research Series—David T. Conley, well-known for his influential research on college readiness, argues that the time is ripe for a major shift in educational assessment.

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Teacher's Guide to Socrative 2.0 - student response system

Teacher's Guide to Socrative 2.0  - student response system | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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I am glad to see Socrative looking to improve their teacher resource.  Another option to consider is infuselearning.com. 

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