The Benefits Of Competency-Based Assessment

The Benefits Of Competency-Based Assessment

The Benefits Of Competency-Based Assessmentcontributed by David Garrick, Dean of Graduate School of Education, UCDS College for School CultureThe general idea behind a competency-based assessment is that it provides students and families with specific feedback about...
8 Of The Most Common Sources Of Formative Assessment Data

8 Of The Most Common Sources Of Formative Assessment Data

8 Common Sources Of Formative Assessment Datacontributed by Daniel R. Venables, Founder of Center for Authentic PLCsThis post has been updated from publishingTeachers look at data for one reason: to teach better.We don’t look at data to compare teachers or students...
50 Ways To Measure Understanding

50 Ways To Measure Understanding

50 Ways To Measure Understandingby Terry HeickHow do you measure what a student understands?Not give them an assessment, score it, then use that score to imply understanding. Rather, how do you truly ‘uncover’ what they ‘know’–and how...