Assessing Understanding

by: Donna R. Sterling

Try using an assessment cycle to effectively probe students' understanding of scientific concepts. The diagnostic, formative, summative, and confirmatory assessment can be embedded into any unit of study.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 1/1/2005Stock # ss05_028_04_33Volume 028Issue 04

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