Course Codes : EDE205
Meaningful Assessments of the Young Child: Celebrating Development and Learning
Edition 3 Rev ed
Publication Date 28 Feb 2007
OverviewFor a course on Assessment in kindergarten and the primary grades. Based on the premise that curriculum, assessment, and teaching are inextricably intertwined, this text is designed to help prospective teachers of young children conduct informal and formal assessments and develop an assessment system that draws information from various assessment sources. By doing so, complimentary and comprehensive assessment information is rendered and informs educators, learners, parents, and accountability requirements. The text emphasizes an assessment mindset that comprehensive, reliable, and valid assessment data pave the way for meaningful, relevant, and engaging learning opportunities for children.