PTC Course Resources

Assessment Leadership in the International School


External Assessment

Curriculum Associates (Adaptive assessment)

GL Education

International Schools' Assessment

Measures of Academic Progress

Questar Assessment Inc

Smarter Balance 



Assistments - online feedback system


John Hattie research on feedback (ask Bambi for full article)

What learning looks like

Formative (On-Going) Assessment

Ideas and commentary

White paper and very extensive annotated bibliography

General Sites


Assessment for Learning

Assessing 21st Century Skills


Contextual/Performance Assessment

Computer Adaptive and Personalized Learning

Field Tested Learning Assessment Guide


OECD Report on Assessment Internationally

Pearson School Systems

Stenhouse Publishers: Assessment & Grading in the Differentiated Classroom

University of Minnesota: Center for Applied Research

The Center for Public Education: Key Lessons/Homework

George Lucas Foundation

Assessment Training Institute


CRESST: National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards & Student Testing

McREL Mid Continental Research for Education & Learning

Authentic Assessment in Mathematics

Assessment Resource Center

NWREL Assessment Models

The PH Factor: Sample Science Tasks

Practical Assessment Research & Evaluation

BETSY: Bayesian Essay Test Scoring System

New Horizons for Learning

Learn NC: K-12 Teaching University of North Carolina

Science Daily: Mind & Brain News

Assessment Matters!

Proctor U - online proctoring service 

The Education Society

Leadership and Learning Center

Grading, Recording, Reporting

Asylum Software: Markbook

Blackboard Engage

Flubaroo - a grading assistant

Mastery Transcript Consortium: exciting new way to record mastery of all learning


Standards-based Grading and Reporting - Thomas GUskey and Lee Ann Jung


Assessment Training Institute (ATI)

Leadership and Learning Center

Technology Information Center for Administrative Leadership


Carnegie Mellon University, Performance Criteria

Edudemic 4 Teachers


Rubrics 4 Teachers

Rubrics from universities

Research on Learning and Assessment

Great School Partnerships | Research Supporting the Ten Principles: Assessment Practices

Research on Classroom Assessment


Sample Tasks

Assessment for Learning Australia

Balanced Assessment Tasks

Center for Applied Linguistics

Exemplars: Standards Based Assessment

JMueller - tasks from all subject areas

Next Generation Science Tasks

Secondary Math Tasks

Samples of Student Work

Larry Ferlazzo-Teacher

Samples of PYP Assessments

Standards Based Reporting

Newspaper Article Explaining to Parents

Technology tools and platforms for assessment



Boudett, City, and Murnane; Data Wise by (2013)

Brown, Rodiger, McDaniel: Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning (2014)

Chapman, Carolyn and King, Rita: Differentiated Assessment Strategies:One Tool Doesn't Fit All

Chappuis, Rick, Chappuis and Arter; Classroom Assessment for Student Learning: Doing It Right - Using It Well

Gardner, John;  Assessment and Learning

Hattie, John; Visible Learning : A Synthesis of Over 800 Meta-Analyses Relating to Achievement

Hattie, John and Yates, Gregory C.R.; Visible Learning and the Science of How We Learn

James-Ward, Fisher, Frey, and Lapp; Using Data to Focus Instructional Improvement by  (2013)

Lang, James: Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning (2016)

McMillan, James H.;(preview version on Goggle Books) Sage Handbook of Research on Classroom Assessment

Noyce, Pendred E.,Hickey, Damile T.

Perkins, David; Making Learning Whole

Popham, W. James;  Transformative Assessment

O'Connor, Ken;  Fifteen Fixes for Broken Grading

Shepard, Lorrie; New Frontiers in Formative Assessment

Sanzo, Karen L., Myran, Steve; Formative Assessment Leadership

Sousa, David A.; (2010); Mind, Brain, & Education: Neuroscience Implications for the Classroom

Tokuhama-Espinos, Tracey; (2011) Mind, Brain, and Education Science: A Comprehensive Guide to the New Brain ...

Vatterott, Cathy; (2015) Rethinking Grading: Meaningful Assessment for Standards-Based Learning; ASCD