27 Teacher Actions That Help Promote Valid Assessment Data

27 Teacher Actions That Help Promote Valid Assessment Data

27 Teacher Actions That Help Promote Valid Assessment Databy TeachThought StaffThere is often talk about assessment–its forms, frequency, and the integration of gleaned data to revise planned instruction. Formative versus assessment, rigor, and the evasive...
27 Characteristics Of Authentic Assessment

27 Characteristics Of Authentic Assessment

Characteristics Of Authentic Assessment by Grant Wiggins, Authentic Education Ed note: On May 26, 2015, Grant Wiggins passed away. Grant was tremendously influential on TeachThought’s approach to education, and we were lucky enough for him to contribute his content to...
How To Design A 21st Century Assessment

How To Design A 21st Century Assessment

How To Design A 21st Century Assessmentby Mike FisherContemporary curriculum design involves multiple facets: engaging 21st Century skills, using digital tools, collaborating with others around the globe, performance tasks, and more. Getting these design elements into...
7 Mistakes That Quality Assessments Avoid

7 Mistakes That Quality Assessments Avoid

7 Mistakes That Quality Assessments Avoidcontributed by Daniel R. Venables, Founding Director of the Center for Authentic PLCsThis post has been updated with additional resources and republishedIt’s that time of the school year when teachers are facing writing their...