I’ve posted several “The Best” lists on assessment-related issues over the years, and thought I’d narrow them down a bit and post a small collection.
Here they are:
Q & A Collections: Assessment brings together all my Education Weeks post on the topic.
— Ian Landy (@Picsined) April 25, 2014
Posts specifically related to ELL assessments are scattered throughout these other lists. For now, I’m going to start adding new ones here until I have time to set-up a new list:
More On Assessment is from the iTDi blog. I don’t really have a specific list for ELL assessment — yet.
Duolingo Moves Into Language Proficiency Exams is a very interesting article in Slate.
What Are Education Tests For, Anyway? is from NPR, and gives excellent short and sweet definitions of terms related to assessments.
My latest column in Ed Week brings together all my posts on assessment from the past three years.
8 Questions Teachers Should Ask When Giving Assessments is from Teach, Learn, Grow.
Formative, Summative, Interim: Putting Assessment in Context is from Teach Learn Grow.
Assessing What Matters is from ASCD Educational Leadership.
6 Types Of Assessment Of Learning is from Teach Thought.