CONT811 Student Assessment & Evaluation @ Courses for Teachers - Queen's Continuing Teacher Education
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Continuing Teacher Education

Faculty of Education

Student Assessment & Evaluation

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Course Schedule
Session Dates Deadline Status
Fall 2019 Sep 30, 2019 - Dec 06, 2019 Sep 13, 2019 Open
Winter 2020 Jan 27, 2020 - Apr 10, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Open
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Course Description

  • CONT811
  • CAN 685.00
  • One Session Qualifications
  • 6 credits
  • 125 hours
  • EN
  • Online

Student assessment and evaluation is an integral part of the teaching and learning process. Teachers in Ontario, and elsewhere, are required to use diverse forms of assessment to support and communicate progress in learning to students, parents, and school administrators. This course will build on your current assessment practices and support you in exploring ways to enhance your use of assessment. Specifically, current assessment theory and practices will be examined with opportunities for you to critically reflect on the integration of these theories and practices into your classroom to support student learning.

Course Learning Expectations

In this course you will have the opportunity to:

• learn about Ontario policies driving assessment practices throughout the province
• explore theories of learning to inform assessment design
• plan assessments that complement curriculum expectations and teaching
• understand foundational principles of assessment: reliability, validity, fairness, and bias
• design a variety of assessments including tests, rubrics, and performance assessments
• examine grading, reporting, and communication practices
• learn about the purposes and uses of large-scale assessment data
• accommodate assessments for students with exceptionalities

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Requirements

Application Requirements

We will use the OCT number you provide during online registration to confirm that you are an OCT member.

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Materials

Course Materials

This course has no required resources.
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Accommodations

Accommodations

Applicants who require accommodations for a specific learning need (e.g., learning disability) within their AQ/ABQ course, should click here for further information and support.

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