TTC Course Resources

Empowering Students through Assessment

Web Resources

6 Reasons to Try a Single-Point Rubric
https://www.edutopia.org/article/6-reasons-try-single-point-rubric

Alberta Assessment Consortium
http://www.aac.ab.ca

Plan~Teach~Assess
http://damiancooperassessment.com/

Assessment-Based Conferences  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztxOsZMJkuY

Assessment for Learning
http://www.assessmentforlearning.edu.au/default.asp

Assessment Matters!
http://ozpk.tripod.com/assess.html

Assessment Training Institute (ATI)
http://ati.pearson.com/

Association for Achievement & Improvement through Assessment
http://www.aaia.org.uk

Association of American Colleges and Universities
http://www.aacu.org/peerreview/pr-sp02?pr-sp02reality.cfm

Authentic Assessment in Mathematics
http://mathforum.org/sum94/project2.html

BETSY: Bayesian Essay Test Scoring System
http://edres.org/betsy

Big Ideas
http://www.authenticeducation.org/bigideas/

British Columbia Ministry Of Education
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/classroom_assessment/

Calling for a "Timeout" on Rubrics and Grading Scales
https://www.amle.org/BrowsebyTopic/WhatsNew/WNDet/TabId/270/ArtMID/888/ArticleID/539/Rubrics-and-Grading-Scales.aspx

Carnegie Mellon University: Performance Criteria
http://www.cmu.edu/teaching/assessment/examples/courselevel-bytype/performancecriteria/index.html

The Case Against Zero
http://www.ccresa.org/Files/Uploads/252/The_Case_Against_Zero.pdf

Center For Academic Integrity
http://www.academicintegrity.org

CESA 2
http://www.cesa2.k12.wi.us

CRESST: Nat'l Ctr for Research on Evaluation, Standards & Student Testing
http://www.cse.ucla.edu

Dylan Wiliam on Formative Assessment https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwGaG1b_T2w

Educational Testing Service-Linking Classroom Assessment Student Learning
http://www.ets.org/Media/Tests/TOEFL_Institutional_Testing_Program/ELLM2002.pdf

Evaluating Speaking
https://pvlegs.wordpress.com/2014/03/19/evaluating-speaking-2/amp/

Exemplars K-12 task examples
http://www.exemplars.com

Grant Wiggin on Authentic Assessment https://grantwiggins.wordpress.com/2014/01/26/authenticity-in-assessment-re-defined-and-explained/

Kathy Shrock’s Guide For Educators
http://www.schrockguide.net/

McREL Mid Continental Research for Education and Learning
http://www.mcrel.org

Manitoba Ministry Of Education
http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/k12/assess/index.html

Marzano on Assessment and Grading  https://www.marzanoresearch.com/assessment-grading

Middleweb: Resources For The Middle School Teacher
http://www.middleweb.com

Montgomery County (MD) Public Schools
http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/info/grading/

National Council On Measurement In Education
http://www.ncme.org

New Horizons for Learning
http://education.jhu.edu/newhorizons

Ontario Ministry Of Education
http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/curriculum/index.html

PALS Performance Assessment Links in Science
http://pals.sri.com/

Practical Assessment Research & Evaluation
http://www.PAREonline.net

Program for International Student Assessment
http://www.oecd.org/pisa/

Questar Assessment, Inc.
http://www.questarai.com

Questia Grades And Grading
http://www.questia.com/library/education/curriculum-and-instruction/testing-and-assessment/grades-and-grading.jsp

Rick Wormeli on Assessment in the Differentiated Classroom  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TM-3PFfIfvI

Stenhouse Publishers: Assessment & Grading in the Differentiated Classroom
http://www.stenhouse.com/html/implementing-fair-isnt-always-equal.htm

Three Key Questions on Measuring Learning
http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/feb18/vol75/num05/Three-Key-Questions-on-Measuring-Learning.aspx

Wikipedia-Assessment for Learning
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assessment_for_Learning

 

Print Resources

Chappuis, J. (2009). "Seven Strategies of Assessment for Learning" ATI.

Stiggins, R., Arter, J. , Chappuis, J. and Chappuis, S. (2011). "Classroom Assessment for Student Learning" ETS.

Brookhart, S. (2013). "How to Create and Use Rubrics for Formative Assessment and Grading" ASCD.

Brookhart, S. (2008). "How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students" ASCD.

Greenstein, L. (2010). "What Teachers Really Need to Know About Formative Assessment" ASCD.

Popham, W. (2008). "Transformative Assessment" ASCD.

Popham, W. (2011). "Transformative Assessment in Action: An Inside Look at Applying the Process" ASCD.

O’Connor, K. (2011). "A Repair Kit for Grading: 15 Fixes for Broken Grades" Corwin Press.

O’Connor, K. (2009). "How to Grade for Learning" Corwin Press.