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MTI 594: 21st Century Assessment: Raising Student Achievement

MTI 594: 21st Century Assessment: Raising Student Achievement

SKU: 00152-26-25 Category:

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Textbook:

Darling-Hammond, Linda (2014). Next Generation Assessment: Moving Beyond the Bubble Test to Support 21st Century Learning.

 

Course Description:

This course will provide teachers with the knowledge and strategies to develop assessments that support higher-order skills, which hold students to higher standards. Teachers enrolled in this course will discuss the current policies and practices, as well as new research and strategies in education that lead to in-depth learning. Educators will be challenged throughout this course to improve their assessments to support 21st century learning.

Learning Outcomes/Competencies:

At the completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Identify the problems with current testing policies and practices in their school and state. InTASC 3,4,6,9,10
  • Understand the benefits of performance assessments for both students and teachers. InTASC 1,4,6,9
  • Develop an understanding of performance assessments and the importance of high-order thinking. InTASC 4,5,6,7,8
  • Measure a student’s ability to apply knowledge to complex, real-world tasks. InTASC 1,5,6,8
  • Design performance assessments for their content area that require analysis, synthesis, and evaluation. InTASC 2,5,6,7,8,10

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Distance Correspondence
Available Anytime

Transcripts:
Available within 1 week of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • 10 text questions
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
  • 10 journal entries
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Price: ​$375

Online Instructor-Led:
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Transcripts:
Available within 1 week of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • ​5 discussions
  • 10 discussion responses
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
  • 10 journal entries
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Price: ​$475

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$375

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$475

Online Instructor-Led:
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Transcripts:
Available within 1 week of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • ​5 discussions
  • 10 discussion responses
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
Download Syllabus

Price: ​$475

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$475

Distance Correspondence
Available Anytime

Transcripts:
Available within 1 week of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • 10 text questions
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
  • 10 journal entries
Download Syllabus

Price: ​$395

Online Instructor-Led:
View Online Course Dates

Transcripts:
Available within 1 week of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • 5 discussions
  • 10 discussion responses
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
  • 10 journal entries
Download Syllabus

Price: ​$495

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$395

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$495

Distance Correspondence
Available Anytime

Transcripts:
Available within 4 weeks of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • 10 text questions
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
Download Syllabus

Price: ​$395

Online Instructor-Led:
View Online Course Dates

Transcripts:
Available within 4 week of receiving your grade.

Assignments:

  • 5 discussions
  • 10 discussion responses
  • 2 applications
  • 1 action research project
  • 1 essay
  • 10 journal entries
Download Syllabus

Price: ​$495

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$395

Download Syllabus

Price: ​$495

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