Educational Assessment: Practices, Principles, and Policies

This course is designed to help educators, administrators, and researchers understand and improve assessment of student learning. It covers Assessment Practices, Assessment Principles, and Assessment Policies. Find out more...

Daniel Hickey, Ph.D.

This is a sandbox/demo version of the Educational Assessment BOOC. You will be able to try the Wikifolio interface, endorsements, and so on.
The entire sandbox site is WIPED CLEAN every week, so your account will be deleted.
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Class Schedule

  • Part One - Assessment Practices

  • Unit 1 - Curricular Aim and Standard Selection (chapter 2)

  • Unit 2 - Selected-Response Formats (ch. 6)

  • Unit 3 - Constructed-Response Formats (ch. 7)

  • Unit 4 - Performance and Portfolio Assessment (ch. 8, 9)

  • Part Two - Assessment Principles

  • Unit 5 - Reliability and Bias (ch. 3, 5)

  • Assessment Practices Exam (open October 9 through 16)

  • Unit 6 - Validity (ch. 4)

  • Unit 7 - Formative Assessment (ch. 12)

  • Part Three - Assessment Policies

  • Unit 8 - Standardized Testing (ch. 3)

  • Assessment Principles Exam (open October 30 through November 6)

  • Unit 9 - Test Preparation (ch. 14)

  • Unit 10 - Evaluation of Instruction and Teaching (ch. 15)

  • Unit 11 - Assessment-Based Grading (ch. 16)

  • Assessment Policies Exam (open November 20 through December 4)

  • Comprehensive Exam (open November 20 through December 4)