By Dr Robert J Marzano
In Classroom evaluation and Grading That Work, Robert J. Marzano offers an in-depth exploration of what he calls "one of the main robust guns in a teacher's arsenal." an efficient standards-based, formative review software may also help to dramatically improve pupil fulfillment through the K-12 method, Marzano says. Drawing from his personal and others' large examine, the writer presents finished solutions to questions reminiscent of these:
*What are the features of a good evaluate software?
* How can educators use nationwide and nation criteria files as a foundation for making a finished, topic-based evaluate process?
* What kinds of review goods and initiatives are most fitted to measuring pupil development in studying details, psychological systems, and psychomotor methods?
* Why does the conventional element approach used for scoring usually bring about improper conclusions a few student’s real wisdom?
* What forms of scoring and ultimate grading structures give you the such a lot exact portrayal of a student’s development alongside a continuum of learning?
In addition to supplying lecturers with the entire instruments they should create a greater review approach, Classroom review and Grading That Work makes a compelling case for the possibility of this sort of procedure to rework the tradition of faculties and districts, and to propel K–12 schooling to new degrees of effectiveness and efficiency.
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Classroom Assessment & Grading That Work by Dr Robert J Marzano