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Getting Results; Assessing Teaching And Learning

Module 6 Assessing Teaching and Learning Assessing Performance Providing Immediate Feedback Utilizing Right and Wrong Answers

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Getting Results
Assessing Teaching And Learning
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This multimedia resource for community college faculty will challenge your previous thinking about teaching and learning and give you the basic tools for effective classroom practice. The key theme of the course is to encourage you to focus on what the students will do and take responsibility for their success. Teachers know their content and they know how to explain. These are valuable skills. But teachers have to become experts at tapping into their students' knowledge base and how they learn. Series release date: 2006

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Module 6: Assessment involves gathering data about the success of the teaching and learning in your classroom. It is a continuous process that provides insight into student learning, gives teachers a basis for making instructional decisions and modifying teaching methods, and helps in assigning grades. The best assessments also serve as learning opportunities for students. In this session, you'll learn techniques for gathering data on the teaching and learning in your classroom that will help you assess both your students' learning and your own teaching. Intended Outcome for This Module: As a result of this learning experience, you should be able to create assessments that focus on intended outcomes and your own teaching.

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