WHY formative assessment is an essential component of a campus or district focus that ensures student success.
HOW formative assessment
- supports a learning platform,
- fosters engagement of students and educators,
- ensures collaboration between colleagues for student interventions and extensions, and
- instills ownership for learning among educators and students.
WHAT 35+ formative assessment tools provide immediate feedback and result in teachers wanting more tools while changing instructional practice.
Through highly interactive, engaging and meaningful learning design, educators develop a working understanding of the
Why, How and What
of checking for understanding.
Building Capacity in Formative Assessment
The power of feedback and formative assessment has been shown in numerous research studies. Read about a few examples here.