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Unit 3: Assessment Literacy for Educators

Welcome to Unit 3 of the Assessment Literacy Professional Learning Module. The purpose of this unit is to explore the concept of assessment literacy and to identify specific attributes of assessment-literate educators.

Unit 1: Introduction and Overview

Unit 2: California State Assessment System

Unit 3: Assessment Literacy for Educators

Unit 4: Instructional Learning Targets

Unit 5: A Balanced Assessment System

Unit 6: Developing and Implementing Sound, Quality Assessments

Unit 7: Appropriate and Effective Use of Assessment Data
 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES FOR UNIT 3

Participants will be able to:

  • Explain the multiple purposes and uses of
    student assessment.
  • Explain the concept of assessment literacy.
  • Explain a four-step, integrated Teaching-Assessment
    Cycle.
  • Identify the attributes of an assessment-literate
    educator.