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The Importance of Assessment

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If you were asked to give a speech to peers on assessment importance, what would be the chief points you make in your speech? Why are these points important? What scholarly literature may support you?

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Questions: If you were asked to give a speech to peers on assessment importance, what would be the chief points you make in your speech? Why are these points important? What scholarly literature may support you?

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Formative evaluation is to improve and summative evaluation is to decide (Scriven, 1967, as cited in Boud, ...

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In this solution, the importance of assessment is examined. Issues regarding summative assessment and grading are investigated. Autonomy in learning and its relationship to assessments are also discussed. It goes into the issues of formative evaluation, summative evaluation, summative assessment, and learning. The explanation is a total of 275 words with three references included with in-text citations.

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