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Attributes of Assessment-literate Teachers

Assessment-literate teachers:

  1. Understand the purpose for specific assessments.
  2. Establish learning objectives based on content standards and assessment data.
  3. Identify, select, and/or create appropriate assessments.
  4. Implement multiple levels of assessments.
  5. Gather accurate, relevant student performance information.
  6. Analyze, interpret, and evaluate student performance data.
  7. Use assessment results to make decisions to advance student learning.
  8. Plan, differentiate, and modify instruction based on assessment data.
  9. Continuously monitor student progress.
  10. Provide feedback to students and their families about student learning.
  11. Involve students in the use of their own assessment data.