Dr. Jim Pellegrino, Co-Director of the Learning Sciences Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Chicago, discusses how assessment can support teaching and learning:

 

What is an assessment?

 

 

 

What are the different types of assessment?

 

 

What role do assessments play in education?

 

 

What does a good assessment look like in the eyes of a student?

 

 

Why are we seeing more testing?

 

 

Is there a perfect assessment?

 

 

What can assessments tell teachers about student learning?

 

 

What is PARCC?

 

 

What do the PARCC results mean in this initial year?