Common Formative Assessments: How to Connect Standards-Based Instruction and Assessment / Edition 1

Common Formative Assessments: How to Connect Standards-Based Instruction and Assessment / Edition 1

by Larry B. Ainsworth
     
 

Common formative assessments—the centerpiece of an integrated, standards-based system!

Now you have powerful means to closely align curriculum, instruction, and assessment to the standards essential for student success. This timely resource presents the "big picture" of an integrated, standards-based instruction and assessment system, and offers

See more details below

Overview

Common formative assessments—the centerpiece of an integrated, standards-based system!

Now you have powerful means to closely align curriculum, instruction, and assessment to the standards essential for student success. This timely resource presents the "big picture" of an integrated, standards-based instruction and assessment system, and offers guidelines for:

  • Aligning school-based common formative assessments with district benchmarks and large-scale summative assessments
  • Predicting likely student performance on subsequent assessments in time to make instructional modifications
  • Implementing and sustaining common formative assessments within the school’s or district’s culture

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412915786
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
184
Sales rank:
244,295
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Douglas B. Reeves
Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Introduction
1. The Big Picture: How Powerful Practices Connect
2. Formative and Summative Assessments
3. Aligning Common Formative Assessments to Standards
4. Connecting “Unwrapped” Standards to Common Formative Assessments
5. Assessment Literacy
6. Developing and Refining Common Formative Assessments
7. Collaborative Scoring of Common Formative Assessments
8. Collaborative Analysis of Common Formative Assessment Results
9. Schoolwide and Districtwide Implementation of Common Formative Assessments
10. Guidelines for Systemwide Sustainability
Resource: A Framework for Implementing Powerful Practices
Bibliography
Index

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >