Assessing Learning in the Primary Classroom
Author: Sandra Johnson
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0203155009
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-15500-4
No of pages : 168
eBook Price : $39.95
Originally Published : Mar 12, 2012
How we assess How we ensure uality in assessment: validity and reliabilityAssessment internal and external to the schoolStatutory assessment throughout the primary schoolLocal, national and international assessmentUsing assessment results in pupil, teacher, school and system evaluation
Why is assessment so important in the teaching-learning process?
How should we assess pupils in the primary classroom?
Assessing Learning in the Primary Classroom is an accessible introduction to the concepts critical to a professional understanding of this vital aspect of a teacher's role. It comprehensively considers the principles underpinning effective assessment, the different forms it can take and the different purposes it serves, both within and beyond the classroom.
Linking the latest research and theory with examples of assessment in the classroom, it considers key issues such as:
Assessing Learning in the Primary Classroom is for all students undertaking their PGCE, those working at masters level, and experienced teachers who wish to broaden their understanding of both the value and pitfalls of educational assessment.