Ten Things That Matter From Assessment To Grading by Tom SchimmerTen Things That Matter From Assessment To Grading by Tom Schimmer

Ten Things That Matter From Assessment To Grading

byTom Schimmer, Pearson- Canada

Paperback | January 7, 2013

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Ten Things that Matter from Assessment to Grading outlines the big ideas of assessment so teachers can prioritize where to refine their practice. Structured in standalone, quick-read chapters, its flexible approach lets readers choose the material that matters most to them. Chapters tackle concepts such as descriptive feedback, differentiated instruction, student ownership and grading accuracy. Classroom examples and teacher accounts are included in each chapter to help illustrate how to translate research to practice. Tips, guided questions, and next steps encourage readers to get started on their own path to fair and balanced assessment and grading.    

Tom Schimmer is an independent education author and consultant from Penticton, BC (Canada). His current work focuses on the effective use of formative assessment as an integral part of the instructional process, accurate and fair grading and reporting, as well as educational leadership. Tom is an internationally recognized leader and ...
Title:Ten Things That Matter From Assessment To GradingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8.9 × 5.9 × 0.4 inPublished:January 7, 2013Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0133064026

ISBN - 13:9780133064025

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Table of Contents

  1. Being the Change Matters
  2. Confidence Matters
  3. Assessment Accuracy Matters
  4. Descriptive Feedback Matters
  5. Differentiated Instruction Matters
  6. Student Ownership Matters
  7. Accurate Grades Matter
  8. Practice Matters
  9. Improvement Matters
  10. Professional Learning Matters