Picture This: Imagery as Assessment Tools


Screen Shot 2015-03-09 at 2.39.58 PMDigital imagery offers countless new opportunities for teachers to assess student understanding. In this webinar for the edWeb.net Ignite Digital Learning community, Sara Torpey of Britannica, considered practical approaches to both formative and summative student assessment that can be used immediately! Learning outcomes included: strategies for using imagery to assess student understanding at the start or a unit, mid-lesson or as a concluding activity; ideas for simple formative assessments to quickly collect data around student understanding that then can inform teaching decisions; and approaches for creating larger-scale tasks out of small opportunities that give students opportunities to practice the wide variety of writing skills and styles required by State and Common Core standards. View the webinar to learn how to use digital imagery as assessment tools.

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