‘I want to simplify the process of assessing my students! How do I begin?’
In your classroom, do students know what they are trying to achieve, both in terms of the big picture and the details?
It’s late August and a charged silence of anticipation hangs in classrooms across Ontario – but not for long! As students flick the switch and energy floods into the learning spaces, how will students, from the very young to those approaching adulthood, perceive their place within this learning environment?
So, how exactly do the words “for”, “as”, and “of” relate to the different purposes of assessment?