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    Assessment in Education

    Short check for understanding about various assessment types in Education


    A standardized assessment that compares how well a student performs in comparison to a pre-selected set of goals or objectives is what kind of assessment?


    A summative assessment is designed to check for student understanding during the process of instruction.


    A formative assessment is designed to check for student learning or understanding at the end of the unit of instruction.


    An evaluator who is observing a student change the oil in a car during a timed test is performing what sort of assessment?


    A portfolio is an alternative assessment that can be used to evaluate a student's progress through the course of instruction, or it can be used to showcase student's exemplar, (best) work during the course of instruction.


    An objective test probably would NOT contain which type of question?