Chapter 13 - Assessing student learning
A Coggle Diagram about Grading determinations
, authentic , portfolio and performance assessments
, Assessment is a measure of the degree to which students have learned the objectives set out for them. Objectives are closely aligned with assessments.
, An instructional objective, sometimes called a behavioral objective, is a statement of skills or concepts that students are expected to know at the end of some period of instruction.
, Evaluation or Formal measures of student performance or learning are important
as feedback for students and teachers,
as information for parents,
as guidance for selection and certification,
as data for assessing school accountability,
as incentives for increasing student effort.
and Backward Planning
Start by writing broad objectives for the course as a whole
Then write objectives for large unit
Finally specify behavioral objectives