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Types of assessment methods

Forms of assessment

Particularly useful for those approaching assessment design as a relatively new teacher, James Atherton has put together a collection of assessment methods here that introduce various different forms of assessment that are currently available. They do not purport to offer comprehensive accounts of any of them, but try to offer some guidance for the teacher […]

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Methods of assessment overview

This overview of assessment methods is likely to be useful to those new to learning and teaching practice and assessment design, and goes through the differences betweeen formative and summative education, and some examples suitable for each. Formative (Low-Stakes) Assessments Formative assessment techniques monitor student learning during the learning process. The feedback gathered is used […]

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