A Change In How We Should Assess Students

As we all know our world has changed significantly thanks to technology, so what does this mean for the way in which we prepare assessments for our students? Students’ skills have now become more about the process instead of the content. We as teachers need to change our mindset and focus on how students got there instead of just the solution. I was able to find a couple of websites that I found helpful pertaining to technological ways we can assess our students, take a look…

http://educationcloset.com/2011/08/01/using-technology-to-creatively-assess-students-and-teachers/

Is an article that discusses how technology can be used to assess students and teachers. It gives various different options to use that I found very interesting and helpful.

http://www.caacentre.ac.uk/dldocs/alter.pdf

Is an awesome PDF file that breaks down how you can use technology to assess students. Although it’s quite long its definitely something teachers can find helpful when it comes to finding effective ways to use technology as an assessment to evaluate student learning.