Welcome to Appropriate Use of Assessments: An Introduction, a professional development opportunity designed specifically for educators, school improvement teams, and school administrators.
ABOUT THIS COURSE
The overall purpose of this course is to provide the foundational knowledge and skills needed to use assessments appropriately in the classroom, school, and district. This course includes many opportunities for interaction and personal engagement including exploration, journaling, and case studies. Please complete all parts of this course to get the most out of this training opportunity.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN
Define data literacy and explain its importance
Identify the differences between assessment data and contextual data
Categorize items as either assessment data or contextual data
Recognize the risks of overlooking contextual data