You are here

Modern Classroom Assessment
Share

Modern Classroom Assessment


Other Titles in:
Student Assessment

September 2013 | 392 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Modern Classroom Assessment offers an applied, student-centered guide to the major research-based approaches to assessment in today’s modern classroom. Rather than simply list basic assessment formats with a few examples, as many textbooks do, award-winning professor and scholar Bruce Frey’s book fully explores all five key approaches for teacher-designed assessment—Traditional Paper-and-Pencil, Performance-Based Assessment, Formative Assessment, Universal Test Design, and Authentic Assessment —while making abstract concepts and guidelines clear with hundreds of real-world illustrations and examples of what actual teachers do. Offering a variety of engaging learning tools and realistic stories from the classroom, this text will give any reader a strong foundation for designing modern assessments in their own classrooms.
 
Chapter 1: Modern Classroom Assessment
 
Chapter 2: The Language of Classroom Assessment
 
Chapter 3: Basic Assessment Strategy: Categories of Learning, Objectives and Backward Design
 
Chapter 4: Formative Assessment
 
Chapter 5: Summative Assessment: Traditional Paper-and-Pencil Tests
 
Chapter 6: Constructed-Response Items and Scoring Rubrics
 
Chapter 7: Performance-based Assessment
 
Chapter 8: Authentic Assessment
 
Chapter 9: Universal Test Design
 
Chapter 10: Accommodations
 
Chapter 11: Understanding Scores from Classroom Assessments
 
Chapter 12: Making the Grade
 
Chapter 13: Standardized Tests

Sample Materials & Chapters

Chapter 8

Chapter 9


Bruce B. Frey

Bruce B. Frey, PhD, is an award-winning teacher and scholar at the University of Kansas. He has authored more than 100 research articles and papers. Among his books are the best-selling textbook, Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics, Modern Classroom Assessment, and There’s a Stat for That!, all published by SAGE, and Stat Hacks published by O’Reilly. He is the editor of The SAGE Encyclopedia of Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation. In his free time, he celebrates bubblegum pop music of the late 1960s on his popular podcast, Echo Valley. More About Author

Also available as a South Asia Edition.

Purchasing options

Please select a format:

ISBN: 9781452203492
$110.00

SAGE Knowledge is the ultimate social sciences digital library for students, researchers, and faculty. Hosting more than 4,400 titles, it includes an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.

The platform allows researchers to cross-search and seamlessly access a wide breadth of must-have SAGE book and reference content from one source.