Formative Assessment Data Evaluation
To help teachers and administrators understand the benefits and uses of formative assessment, we can analyze your current practices and prepare reports for various stakeholder audiences. We also offer planning and guidance on how to use different types of data and structure a system that works for everyone.
Re-Balancing Formative Assessment: Placing Formative Assessment at the Heart of Learning and Accountability
In response to high-stakes testing and top-down accountability, McREL’s Bryan Goodwin and co-authors from Measured Progress propose in this white paper a new, more balanced formula for assessment based on curriculum-embedded performance assessments, which better support the deeper learning expected of students today.