Category: Assessment

Study Guides and Strategies

Study Guides and Strategies

Twenty sections of 250 study guides and 100 exercises for learners, middle school through returning adult, in 39 languages. Source: Study Guides and Strategies Excellent resources for teachers: http://www.studygs.net/teaching/  

Why We Should Stop Grading Students on a Curve

Full article: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/11/opinion/sunday/why-we-should-stop-grading-students-on-a-curve.html Adam Grant SEPT. 10, 2016 Ask people what’s wrong in American higher education, and you’ll hear about grade inflation. At Harvard a few years ago, a professor complained that the most common...

Wordle

Wordle (http://www.wordle.net/) is a fabulous tool for the classroom. It’s a word-cloud maker, and its usefulness is as limited as your imagination. Wordle generated from an excerpt of the article “What Defines a Good...

Assessment System | SCALE

Source: Assessment System | SCALE Design Principles for Teaching Performance Assessments SCALE utilizes teacher assessment designs that are based on the structure of several successful teacher portfolio assessments, including the National Board Certification Portfolio,...