20 Simple Assessment Strategies You Can Use Every Day

20 Simple Assessment Strategies You Can Use Every Day

20 Simple Assessment Strategies You Can Use Every Day contributed by Saga Briggs This post has been updated from a previous version The ultimate goal of teaching is understanding.  But sometimes it’s easier to talk than to teach, as we all know, especially when we...
Why Teachers Need Formative Assessment Too

Why Teachers Need Formative Assessment Too

Why Teachers Need Formative Assessment Too *this blog was originally published at TeachThought.com by Paul Moss When you saw the image above, it may have surprised you in some way. If you’re a teacher, you may have instantly wondered if you would, should, or could do...
The Inconvenient Truths About Assessment

The Inconvenient Truths About Assessment

The Inconvenient Truths About Assessmentby Terry HeickFor in-person professional development from TeachThought on effective assessment (or any other topic your school or district might need), contact us today.1. In terms of pedagogy, the primary purpose of an...