Essays Tagged: "Educational assessment"

school based assessment and reporting

hool administrators, and the Government of the time the statistics to wave around and say, "Another educational objective has been met . . ."Assessment GradesMuch of the criticism of assessment is aim ... her the recipients, of the information, can interpret it correctly. How is all this reflected in an educational context? What side affects are there from the passing on of assessment information?Repor ...

(11 pages) 543 1 4.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Essay on a possible system Evaulation in a class room

l,learning can be greatly enhanced. In creating a system three areas need to be looked at:criteria, assessment, and grading.There are many criteria that can be used in judging an individuals performan ... imeliness,spelling, attendance, and following directions. These criteria are fairly strait foreword.Assessment can be very tricky because each individual has a different way ofexpressing what they hav ...

(3 pages) 95 1 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Teaching skills. Evaluating the students 1567 words in length. submited for my final teaching assignment.

sfying ' gronlund suggests that we view it as ' a process of obtaining information on which to base educational decisions (groulund 1981) Teaching in further Education by L.B Curzon.The methods I use ...

(6 pages) 251 0 2.7 Aug/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

In this essay I identify and discuss the assessment methods that I use within my training.

CONTENTSINTRODUCTION1ASSESSMENT2PRE ASSESSMENT FORMS2ASSIGNMENTS3OBSERVATION3PRINCIPLES OF ASSESSMENT4INTERNET RESEARCH5R ... ES OF ASSESSMENT4INTERNET RESEARCH5REFLECTION6BIBLIOGRAPHY6In this essay I identify and discuss the assessment methods that I use within my training.ASSESSMENTIs finding out formally or informally how ... ure that the course was enjoyable and all course objectives have been meet. Information gained from assessment is collected and is used for evaluation. Assessment monitors student's progress this dete ...

(6 pages) 398 1 2.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

What is Assessment? Who Needs To Assess? Effects of Traditional Tests etc

es of AssessmentThe reasons why we assess vary considerably across many groups of people within the educational community.Who Needs To Assess? Purposes of AssessmentPolicymakers use assessment to: * S ... ent to: * Assess student strengths and weaknesses * Determine school accountability * Make informed educational and career decisionsEffects of Traditional TestsBillions of dollars are spent each year ...

(5 pages) 466 0 2.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Judging Management Potential

Judging Managers:Assessment of Managerial Potential... good job ... nicely researched ... good organization and flow ... roblem with needed citation for some major research points made ... gave it an "A-"Judging Managers:Assessment of Managerial PotentialIntroductionThe ability to be able to accurately assess managers h ... rts to put the judgment of managers into a science, the most notable success has been the advent of assessment centers. In the following paper ... , ... you need a lead in phrase comma here, there are ...

(16 pages) 205 1 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Rob Parson at Morgan Stanley

d subordinates. Also, the self-evaluation of the employee is taken into consideration.2. A Critical Assessment of the Current Evaluation SystemThe system used within Morgan Stanley is a kind of 360 &o ... feedback are not included, although Rob Parson has direct contact with them all the time.A relative assessment in not used, only absolute assessment. The relative one is useful in this case to compare ...

(3 pages) 270 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Critically evaluate an assessment process

o be used. They are as follows;Diagnostic. This type of assessment is used to assist in identifying educational or training needs and determine if a candidate is ready to undertake the desired course. ...

(8 pages) 217 0 3.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Assessing learners' needs.

During a student's educative life they will be constantly assessed. Assessment is the key to how a student develops and how the education system as a whole monitors the ... nd how the education system as a whole monitors their students and helps them to reach higher goals.Assessment diagnoses student's strengths and weaknesses and their learning needs to fulfil the cours ... 's strengths and weaknesses and their learning needs to fulfil the course programme. The results of assessment allow students to get feedback on their own personal progress and allow them to make and ...

(1 pages) 32 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

'All forms of assessments can enhance your teaching and children's learning.' Critically discuss.

ive data for formative purposes is one of the key areas identified by Black &Wiliam (2002) by which educational standards may be raised. To conclude we must return to the statement that 'all assessme ...

(10 pages) 232 0 4.4 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

GEN480 Learning Team Consulting Firm Paper

g section, the team created three very possible consulting firms that would be profitable, fun, and educational. First, the idea is to expand on the knowledge and design of being a Mary Kay Independen ... ul. Second, a brilliant idea is consulting within school districts nation wide for new and improved Educational Programs. As consultants there would be learning strategies, statistics for given areas ...

(13 pages) 2584 2 4.4 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

How the Mobile Phone Works: Detailed description of the physics behind the functioning of a mobile phone.

Student Name: Sahil DixitClass: 11.06TERRA SANCTA COLLEGEYEAR 11 PhysicsSEMESTER 1, 2007 Assessment Task No:1 Research TaskDate Due: 18/05/07Weighting: 20%SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS... nt Name: Sahil DixitStudent Signature: Sahil DixitParent Signature:Parent comment (optional):PHYSICSAssessment Task No: 1Research Task: Mobile PhonesIntroduction:The following report will give the rea ...

(7 pages) 24 0 2.7 Jul/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Performance-Based Assessment

PERFORMANCE-BASED ASSESSMENT Performance based assessment is most commonly known as and educational assessment which judges the student knowledge and skills based on observation of the stu ... udge student capabilities and needs, and (3) these distorted views of the students are used to make educational decisions that ultimately lead to limitations of educational opportunities for them.? Ne ... lfilling prophecy by weakening the academic standards. The standardized test has now become the new educational curriculum for many teachers.My view is that performance based assessment should be the ...

(5 pages) 99 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Strategic Change: The case study of Daimler Chrysler

School of Management (PG)Assessment Cover Sheet PIN or Student ID6016574Date Due18th December 2006Student Name... competitive advantage for your chosen example.Learning Outcomes: On successful completion of this assessment, the student should be able to demonstrate: NumberOutcome typeOutcome1Intelle ... usiness policies and strategies within a changing context to meet stakeholder interests.Basis of Assessment Markers are required to put comments in all the sectionsWeighting %Presentation and ...

(27 pages) 277 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Workforce Planning and Employment Tanglewood Case 7

ibe themselves in a demographic, or demonstrated their personality structure, or success in social, educational or occupational pursuits. Biodata is used in a pre-screening base on their previous job ...

(12 pages) 20 0 0.0 Jun/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Command Terms

command termsIn the learning outcomes (see syllabus content) the command terms are associated with assessment objectives 1, 2 or 3 and indicate the depth of understanding that is required of students ... at is required of students in relation to each item of content. The grouping of command terms under assessment objectives reflects the cognitive demand of each term and is related to Bloom's taxonomy. ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Aug/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Assessment and Intervention

then integrated with current and past symptoms, observations, information about biological, social, educational development.Name of assessments: Formative assessment and summative modes of assessmentA ... nths - 3 yearsPurpose: These are done to administer infants and young children psychologyDescriptionEducational assessment begins with the obtaining children profile including strengths and weaknesses ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Assessment Based Instruction

or their progress.* Assignments is also another key component that requires the students' to (1) Be educational equipped with the ability to further his/her knowledge through careful questioning techn ... litator incorporates different learning strategies, it will motivate the students' to perform at an educational level that shows reliability, validity, and economy of performance assessments.Challengi ...

(4 pages) 6 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Hunger Games

hool Information Services Faculty10 Computer ApplicationsProgramming Unit: Learning BlogAssessment Instrument3Weighting40%Due DateMonday 10 DecemberGroup work is encou ... students with opportunities to share knowledge and ideas. HOWEVER, the final product submitted for assessment must be the student's own work. Submitting anything other them your own work is regarded ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies