Assessment and Accountability for Primary

Published: 6/8/2015 10:58 AM
Information about assessment and accountability within the primary program.
 
​Kentucky's Unbridled Learning assessment and accountability system is designed to provide in-depth information about the performance of students, schools, districts and the state as a whole.
 
Beginning in 1990, Kentucky chose to have an all-inclusive assessment and accountability system by having all Kentucky public school students participate in annual testing with the results of those assessments included in the state’s accountability system for schools and districts.
 
Practical Assessment, Research and Evaluation
Grant Wiggins
Mr. Wiggins, a researcher and consultant on school reform issues, is a widely-known advocate of authentic assessment in education. This article is based on materials that he prepared for the California Assessment Program.
 
Approaches to Authentic Assessment
This site gives different approaches to the subject.
 
Authentic Assessment Toolbox
This site describes Authentic Assessment, talks about why to use it, and how to use it.
 
The Case for Authentic Assessment - ERIC Digest
Mr. Wiggins, a researcher and consultant on school reform issues, is a widely-known advocate of authentic assessment in education. This digest is based on materials that he prepared for the California Assessment Program.
 
What is Authentic Assessment?
This site defines Authentic Assessment and then talks about the subject.
Rebecca Atkins-Stumbo
Office of Teaching and Learning
Division of Program Standards
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Frankfort, KY 40601
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