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Number:ED553
Name:Educational Assessment
Description:This course provides an introduction to the concepts, principles, and practices related to designing and administering effective assessments in education. Teacher-designed assessments and standardized achievement tests are examined.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

Students will be able to explain and interpret the changing role of schooling and learning practices and how it has influenced assessment and evaluation.
Students will be able to examine the four essential attributes of sound evaluation.
Students will be able to examine standards-based education and what this means for the use of appropriate assessment practice.
Students will be able to identify resources available to assist in assessment development and implementation.
Students will be able to acquire the practical skills for applying course concepts in their classroom and school system.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
S 2013 Assessment as Learning : Using Classroom Assessment to Maxim 0-7619-4626-8 Earl, Lorna M. 2003 Sage Publications, Inc.
S 2013 Classroom Assessment for Student Learning - With CD and DVD 0-9655101-5-8 Stiggins, Richard / 2004 Assessment Training Insti
F 2011 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING 0-7619-4626-8 EARL SAGE
F 2011 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR 0-9655101-5-8 STIGGINS NBC MISC
F 2010 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING 0-7619-4626-8 EARL SAGE
F 2010 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR 0-9655101-5-8 STIGGINS NBC MISC
S 2010 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING 0-7619-4626-8 EARL SAGE
S 2010 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR 0-9655101-5-8 STIGGINS NBC MISC
S 2010 STUDENT EVALUATION STANDA 0-7619-4663-2 GULLICKSON CORWIN
U 2009 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING 0-7619-4626-8 EARL SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC.
U 2009 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR 0-9655101-5-8 STIGGINS ASESSMENT TRAINING INST
U 2009 STUDENT EVALUATION STANDA 0-7619-4663-2 GULLICKSON SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC.
F 2008 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING 0-7619-4626-8 EARL SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC.
F 2008 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR 0-9655101-5-8 STIGGINS ASESSMENT TRAINING INST
F 2008 STUDENT EVALUATION STANDA 0-7619-4663-2 GULLICKSON SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC.
U 2008 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING EARL SAGE
U 2008 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR STIGGINS NBC MISC
U 2008 STUDENT EVALUATION STANDA GULLICKSON CORWIN
F 2007 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING EARL SAGE
F 2007 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR STIGGINS NBC MISC
F 2007 STUDENT EVALUATION STANDA GULLICKSON CORWIN
S 2007 ASSESSMENT AS LEARNING 0-7619-4626-8 EARL SAGE PUBLICATIONS IN
S 2007 CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT FOR STUDENT LRNG (W/2 CD'S)(ASSESSMENT 0-9655101-5-8 STIGGINS ASESSMENT TRAINING I
S 2007 STUDENT EVALUATION STANDARDS 0-7619-4663-2 GULLICKSON SAGE PUBLICATIONS IN
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