Engage Your Students in Learning Using Formative Practices
Our goal is to provide access to a variety of resources to help teachers effectively use formative practices. Please remember that formative assessment practices are NOT test events, but rather instructional strategies that are student- and classroom-centered and drive teaching and learning.
Discover Formative Assessment Practices in WISELearn
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Become an Expert in Identifying Effective Formative Practices
This video tutorial will help you identify effective formative practices. In order to improve student outcomes, it is essential that educators understand what the formative assessment process is and the characteristics of effective formative assessment practices.
Watch it in Action
Check out these videos to broaden your understanding of effective formative practices:
- Formative Assessment Video
- Engaging Formative Activities for the Primary Classroom
- CSAI: Formative Assessment in Action (various subject areas)
- CSAI: Investigating Formative Assessment in Primary Classrooms
National Council on Measurement in Education: Formative Assessment for Classroom Teachers
A collection of resources for classroom teachers around diagnostic assessment, self-assessment, peer feedback, and feedback breaks.