Embedding Formative Assessment, 1st Edition

  • Dylan Wiliam
  • Siobhan Leahy
  • Published By: Learning Sciences International
  • ISBN-10: 1941112692
  • ISBN-13: 9781941112694
  • DDC: 371.26
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Embedding Formative Assessment is a practical guide for K-12 teachers that centers on five key instructional strategies including: clarifying learning intentions; engineering productive discussions; providing feedback; activating students as learning resources for each other; and empowering students as owners of their own learning.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Techniques: Tips, Cautions, and Enhancements.
About the Authors.
1: Why Formative Assessment Should Be A Priority for Every Teacher.
2: Your Professional Learning.
3: Strategy 1: Clarifying, Sharing, And Understanding Learning Intentions And Success Criteria.
4: Strategy 2: Engineering Effective Discussion, Tasks, And Activities That Elicit Evidence of Learning.
5: Strategy 3: Providing Feedback That Moves Learning Forward.
6: Strategy 4: Activating Students As Learning Resources for One Another.
7: Strategy 5: Activating Students As Owners of Their Own Learning.
Appendix A Brief Guide to Effect Sizes.