Implementing the Keys to Quality Assessment

Assessment Resources for LSSU EDUC910 Summer 2012

Assessment Strategies

Peer and Self Assessment Strategies - many ways to assess student understanding

Alaska Department of Education and Early Development
A Collection of Assessment Strategies
Self and Peer Evaluations

Marilyn Burns 2007 - Nine Ways to Catch Kids Up (Educational Leadership, Nov. 2007)

Standards Documents


Next Generation Science Standards
A Framework for K-12 Science Education
Next Generation Science Standards example from Earth Science (weather)
Draft Next Generation Science Standards May 2012

Michigan High School Content Expectations in two-column format
Earth Science

Michigan High School Priority Expectations for Science

Michigan Science Grade Level Content Expectations K-7


Common Core State Standards
CCSS K-5 gap analysis form 4-18-12.doc
CCSS 6-8 gap analysis form
CCSS 9-12 gap analysis form 2.doc
CCSS Mathematics Appendix A course descriptions
CCSSI_Math Standards.pdf

Students speak on the value of formative assessment (from Dansville, Michigan)

Links to videos of short interviews with students are on these two pages:

Forms, examples and Powerpoints

My Unit Learning Goals.docx
assessment plan.docx
Form for tracking student progress, from Marianna Ripple
Daily Powerpoint updated 7/20
Powerpoint of assessment criteria (content match, performance match, etc., with examples)
Item Analysis sample spreadsheet
Powerpoint for Alcona on High-Quality Standards-Based Classroom Assessments

Dan Meyer: Math Class Needs a Makeover
Helping Students Understand Assessment, by Jan Chappius, Educational Leadership Nov 2005