Formative Assessment: Deepening Understanding

Free PD Online® Course: Formative Assessment: Deepening Understanding

Thank you for your interest in ASCD’s PD Online Course, "Formative Assessment: Deepening Understanding." This course is available to you for free as a participant in Connected Educator Month (CEM).

With "Formative Assessment: Deepening Understanding," you’ll move beyond the basics of formative assessment to get to the heart of the topic. Through the six course modules, you’ll delve into the kinds of activities that allow students to apply what they’ve learned, review the variety of formative assessments that enable you to evaluate whether, how much, and what students are learning, and discover how to put student learning data to work.

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