Brain-Friendly Assessment, 1st Edition

  • David Sousa
  • Published By: Learning Sciences International
  • ISBN-10: 1941112382
  • ISBN-13: 9781941112380
  • DDC: 371.26
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 210 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

Brain-Friendly Assessment, helps teachers increase learning with effectively designed assessments based on neuroscience. Bestselling author David A. Sousa empowers teachers with valuable research findings from educational neuroscience as he describes critical factors to consider when designing and selecting assessment techniques to accurately gauge how well students learn and retain information.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Acknowledgments.
About the Author.
1: Introduction.
2: Why, Who, and What We Assess.
3: Designing and Using Preassessments and Formative Assessments.
4: Designing and Using Summative Assessments.
5: Considering When and Where to Assess.
6: Putting It All Together.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
References.
Index.