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The Importance of Assessment in Education

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How is assessment related to a course's learning objectives?

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1. If a teacher gives an exam and everyone fails, what should he/she do?

2. Feedback is important because...

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Over the years, assessment has become a significant and intricate part of education. Use this quiz and worksheet to help you identify what you have learned about education assessment. You will be tested on the impact that assessment has on teaching, the importance of feedback, and the different forms of assessment.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These questions will quiz you on:

  • The significance of feedback
  • The different types of assessment
  • Understanding the correlation between learning objectives and assessment
  • Understanding how assessment influences teaching

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the significance of assessment in education
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about forms of assessment in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding how assessment impacts student learning and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as learning objectives and interim assessment

Additional Learning

To learn more about the impact assessment has on education, read the accompanying lesson on Significance of Assessment in Education. This lesson will help you to:

  • Understand the importance of assessment
  • Define assessment
  • Define learning objectives
  • Identify and understand the impact that assessment has on learning
  • Understand how assessment impacts teaching
  • Understand how often students should be assessed
  • Define feedback and its importance
  • Know and identify the different forms of assessment
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