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Welcome to a collaborative site where educators can discover new assessment practices, as well as ideas for refining their current systems or processes. This purely objective resource is for educators committed to ensuring student success through best assessment practices. Share your knowledge. Ask questions. Get expert insight into today's most pressing challenges and most innovative ideas.

Assessment Blog

Assessment Blog

Weigh in on the latest research and strategies in action.

Classroom Assessment

Classroom Assessment

Read and view strategies on best practices in classroom assessment.



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Report Card Redesign: What Should Be Reported?

November 9, 2011

By Susan M. Brookhart, author of Grading & Learning: Practices That Support Student Achievement

On October 25, GOOD magazine announced the winner of its “Redesign …

Reaching the Tipping Point Through Common Formative Assessment

October 6, 2011

By Kim Bailey, coauthor of Common Formative Assessment: A Toolkit for PLC at Work™

When a school begins its journey to become a professional learning …

Assessment the Right Way

September 2, 2011

By Chris Jakicic, Solution Tree author and associate

Teachers often talk about the pressure they feel to raise their school’s test scores, especially in …