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Formative Assessment Toolkit 2013

Formative Assessment made simple - learn these easy-to-use strategies.

Overview

Formative assessments can help you adjust your teaching and improve your students' learning. The formative assessment process not only helps you to provide feedback and make adjustments to future teaching, it can also assist you in making immediate modifications as learning is still happening. Learn what formative assessment is, how it differs from summative assessment, and why it is so useful in maximizing your time and improving student learning. Discover a variety of formal and informal ways to collect evidence of student learning, as well as how to analyze and use that data.

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  • Formative Assessment Toolkit 2013
Designing and Implementing Formative Assessments: It's Easier than You Think!
Everyone is talking about formative assessment these days, but do you know how to design and implement formative assessments in your school or classroom?more...
Free Web Tools for Easy Formative Assessment
Formative assessments can help you determine how students are progressing with content and make adjustments to instruction.more...
The Data Advantage: Improving Teaching and Learning with Classroom Test Data
Teachers are spending more time than ever before testing students, but testing alone does nothing to improve teaching or learning.more...
Aligning Assessments with Common Core State Standards
Have you been tasked with aligning your lesson plans with Common Core Standards?more...
Assessing Student Learning with iPads
You've no doubt heard - or know - that iPads are amazing teaching and learning tools.more...
Free Assessment Tools for Classrooms Using One-To-One Technology
If you are fortunate enough to have one-to-one technology in your classroom, you are likely using a variety of learning tools, but are you making full use of time-saving assessment tools?more...
Easily Create Detailed Classroom Observations with iPad Apps
Many educators have found themselves increasingly tasked with providing detailed observations and assessments of student behavior and work.more...
Make Google Forms Work for You!
You're probably familiar with Google Drive and may have used Google applications to create online documents, spreadsheets, or presentations, but have you ever used Google Forms?more...
Using Quizzes and Games in the iPad Classroom
Create fun, impromptu classroom quizzes and games that engage students and provide instant feedback.more...
Using Voicethread as a Teaching, Learning, and Assessment Tool
Would you like to use the same web tool to explain concepts, encourage collaborative participation, and create alternatives to written assessments?more...
Simplify Data Collection and Documentation with Google Forms
Have you been looking for the perfect way to document student progress, performance, and anecdotals?more...

Reviews (3)

Full Member
+10
 
This is a great toolkit! I took notes and pictures along the way. Thanks!!!
Basic Member
 
This is full of lots are great information! I have learned a lot from all of this!
Full Member
 
There are some terrific resources here. I don't know why there haven't been any other reviews!
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