Monday, February 22, 2016

Free Online Course: Assessment for Learning in STEM

Post by Daniel Bedward, DBGS
FANTASTIC FREE ONLINE PROFESSIONAL LEARNING 
OPPORTUNITY FOR ISG SCIENCE COLLEAGUES 
FROM ALL PHASES OF EDUCATION 

Assessment for Learning in STEM Teaching

A free online course led by some of the most distinguished and followed educationalists, Dylan Wiliam and Christine Harrison. Created to invigorate and inspire STEM teachers to successfully implement and utilize Assessment for Learning in their day to day pedagogy.
Course start date: 22nd February 2016
Assessment for Learning is a term that’s widely used in education, but applied in ways that are variable in their effectiveness. This free online course - designed for STEM teachers in primary and secondary schools, and sixth form and further education (FE) colleges - will help you understand and use it more effectively.

Understand Assessment for Learning in theory and practice

Through this course, you’ll understand:
  • the theory and science behind effective Assessment for Learning;
  • how to use Assessment for Learning to elicit evidence about what’s going on in your learners’ minds;
  • how to use this evidence formatively with your learners in your laboratory and classroom;
  • how to write, judge and use the hinge questions that are central to Assessment for Learning in STEM.
For more information and to register visit:

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