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Author Butler, Susan M.

Title A teacher's guide to classroom assessment : understanding and using assessment to improve student learning / Susan M. Butler, Nancy D. McMunn.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    371.27 BUT    Available
Description xxxv, 248 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series Jossey-Bass teacher
Note "Grades K-12"--P. [1] of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-236) and index.
Contents Clarifying learning targets -- Unpacking standards and benchmarks -- Defining student expectations -- Gathering assessment evidence -- Understanding and selecting assessment methods -- Written product, portfolio, and project assessments -- Designing quality classroom assessment tasks -- Creating useful scoring guides -- Making sense of assessment data -- Tracking and analyzing results -- Linking assessment to instruction -- Revising feedback and instructional plans -- Using assessment to motivate students -- Related assessment factors -- Rethinking grading practices -- Challenges of high-stakes assessment.
Subject Students -- Rating of.
Grading and marking (Students)
Educational tests and measurements.
Added Author McMunn, Nancy D.
Added Title Classroom assessment
ISBN 0787978779 (pbk.)

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