Using Assessment Insights

Using Assessment Insights

Course provided by Pearson

Summary overview

  • Online scheduled

  • 1 hour 30 mins study time

  • Teacher training and education

  • £40.00

  • Level Secondary

About this course

Coming in Autumn!A series of three, 1.5-hour live webinars. Each webinar is £40 and you can choose to attend one, two or all three sessions.Session 1: Who, What, Why, Where, When?This session will help teachers consider how to plan for assessments, ensuring they relate to the curriculum goals. It will focus on how to gather useful information; what the pitfalls of assessment and gathering data are, and how you can make it come alive in order to positively inform your classroom practice. Session 2: Reducing Workload and Increasing Impact This session will help teachers to encourage students to be owners of their own learning; as well as explore assessment types and strategies to help you manage workload without compromising on quality of information. Session 3: Evaluating Evidence of Student Learning This session will look at effective assessment practice – how to make assessment work for you (and your department) and explore the pursuit of higher standards. Click on the 'Register/Sign in' button to register your interest in attending these sessions.

Learning outcomes

  1. Consider the function and purpose of assessments
  2. Identify the skills you want to assess over the course of the year
  3. How to deliver feedback
  4. Use assesment to inform practice without adding more to workload
  5. Ideas of how to elicit evidence of student learning