How to Assess Your Students Making Assessment Work for You. The ebook is on PDF format and allows you to annotate and highlight on it. Written by Andrew Chandler-Grevatt. Strong focus on provides concise, practical guidance on a central aspect of teaching.
How managing assessment in your classroom develops your pupils' learning. How to Assess Your Students provides concise, practical guidance on a central aspect of teaching; one which is of perennial interest. Chandler-Grevatt outlines the essentials of assessment, explaining how to prepare effective activities and use assessment data as a progressive tool for enhancing learning.
How to Assess Your Students provides classroom practitioners with concise, practical guidance on a perenially important issue which remains central to teaching success. Written by a former teacher and expert within teacher education and assessment for learning, it leads readers through the assessment journey - from what it means and its practical implementation, through to making successful use of data to inform students' learning. The book:
-Explains the essentials of assessment, including (a) the strengths and weaknesses of standardised tests, and (b) alternative and supplementary forms of assessment - with a particular emphasis on the role of formative assessment in the development of learning.
-Provides practical guidance on how to prepare effective activities, tasks, and tests.
-Shows how we can learn from assessment data, and use it to provide students with helpful, constructive feedback.
-Empowers teachers to feel confident in using assessment as a progressive tool, helping them to mak.