What is Assessment?

Before you view this video with Dr Lorna Earl consider 'What is Assessment?'
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In her webcast, Canadian expert Dr Lorna Earl (Rethinking Classroom Assessment with Purpose in Mind)reviews what, how and why we assess learning.
http://media.curriculum.org/curriculum/WC2006/Apr27hi.wmv


QCAA Evaluating Quality Assessment Tasks:


The linked table (below) was built on the work of the QCAA. It provides a helpful reflection tool for teachers as we examine assessment tasks (Assessment FOR and OF).

- What types of modifications could be added to an assessment task to enhance these considerations?

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