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Embedded Formative Assessment

  title={Embedded Formative Assessment},
  author={Dylan Wiliam},
About the author Introduction 1. Why educational achievement matters 2. The case for formative assessment 3. Clarifying, sharing and understanding learning intentions and success criteria 4. Eliciting evidence of learner's achievement 5. Providing feedback that moves learning forward 6. Activating students as instructional resources for one another 7. Activating students as owners of their own learning 

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Embedded formative assessment in the undergraduate engineering classroom

  • F. KowalskiS. Kowalski
  • Education
    2014 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE)
  • 2014
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ii PREFACE iii ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS vi TABLE OF CONTENTS vii BACKGROUND 1 Biography 1 Educational Landscape in New Brunswick 3 Classroom Composition 5 What About the Students? 7 Formative Assessment in

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