In using assessments to teach children, how would you adapt the use of portfolios, authentic assessments and or teacher observations into the classroom as measurements for learning? What other assessments can be used in a preschool classroom ensuring that they are ongoing and varied?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:53 am ad1c9bdddf
When adapting portfolios into the classroom, it's imperative that the teacher places emphasis on allowing the student to include substantive descriptions or examples of what the student is doing and experiencing. I would provide students with the autonomy to have flexible or individualized goals or outcomes within the program to ensure that the portfolios are geared to the student's individual needs and goals. The use of ...
This response the discusses non-traditional assessments that can be used in the classroom, how they will be used, and how they will contribute to learning.
Assessment approaches and instruments
What tools can provide ideas for assessing the writing ability of entering learners through the use of traditional and nontraditional methods. What assessment approaches and instruments could be recommended and used to decide who needs a developmental writing class and who should take the regular writing course.
What possible traditional and nontraditional assessment instruments, including the strengths and weaknesses of each and the impact of the instrument on the selected sample population can be used and why.