Part 1: Assessment Brochure
Imagine that your school’s parent–teacher conferences are scheduled for the near future and all teachers have been asked to discuss assessment with parents.
Researchthe state- and district-mandated assessments and tests for elementary schools in your area.
Accessthe graphic-design tool website, Canva, and select a tri-fold brochure template for this assignment. Note: You may also create your brochure using another brochure tool as approved by your instructor.
Create a visually appealing, tri-fold informational brochure that will be distributed to parents during parent–teacher conferences that provides an overview of assessment and a better understanding of the role of assessment in education.
Addressthe following topics in your brochure: The role of assessment in education An explanation of the Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act as it relates to assessment Names and descriptions of state- and district-mandated assessments and tests being taken in elementary schools in your area Assessment technology and digital resources utilized The relationship between assessment, curriculum, and state standards Ethical responsibilities in relation to assessment and assessment data
Format any sources used in your brochure according to APA guidelines.
Part 2: Assessment Critique
Research examples of subjective and objective tests.
Select one example of a subjective test and one example of an objective test to evaluate.
Writea 1-page critique of each test that includes the following: Description of the test Practicality and efficiency Fairness Reliability and validity Instructional planning use Ability to modify or accommodate for diverse learners Suggestions for improvement
Format any sources used in your critique according to APA guidelines.
Submityour brochure, the 2 test examples, and your critique