EDUC 511: ASSESSM ACCOUNTAB PRACT TCHR LDRS

In this course, assessment and subsequent teacher accountability as the driving force towards increased student achievement in the classroom is explored. Topics covered in the course include: formative and summative assessment practices, assessment of learning vs. assessment for learning, student self-assessment, and group assessment processes. Further, candidates will review local, state, and national student achievement data as a means to develop classroom assessment procedures that reflect the need to close the national achievement gap. In particular, the use of technology in the assessment process including bell-ringers, E-exit slips, and assessment using smartphone technology will be emphasized throughout all course objectives and assignments.

Hours
3