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Assessment And Evaluation

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This course focuses on developing the skills necessary to become effective assessors. It provides the fundamentals of a variety of classroom assessments, including standardized, formative and summative, traditional, and performance classroom assessments. Learners focus on using a variety of assessment tools and construct objective and performance assessments. Additionally, the purposes, the methods, and the reporting of evaluations are explored.

This graduate-level course is 6 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6 weeks

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    Standardized Assessment

    • Conceptual Framework Themes: Advocating for Learning and Engaging in Reflective Practice
    • Response to Intervention

    Data-Driven Decision Making

    • Conceptual Framework Themes: Advocating for Learning, Collaborating with Educational Communities, and Valuing Diversity
    • The Influence of Diversity on Assessment

    Ethical Standards

    • Conceptual Framework Themes: Practicing Professional Ethics, Engaging in Reflective Practice, and Advocating Learning
    • Evaluations of Curriculum and Instruction

    Using Performance Assessments in the Classroom

    • Conceptual Framework Themes: Advocating for Learning

    Overview of Assessment in Education

    • Differentiate between assessment and evaluation.
    • Identify the purpose of aligning curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
    • Summarize influences on assessment policies.
    • Analyze the use of assessment for accountability.

    Using Objective Tests in the Classroom

    • Conceptual Framework Themes: Advocating for Learning
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