Classroom Assessment: What Teachers Need To Know, 5/E

  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Nonspecific Binding
  • Copyright: 2008-01-01
  • Publisher: PEARSON
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $89.40


Written with style and whimsey, this text focuses on what classroom teachers really need to know about assessment rather than looking at a collection of measurement esoterica. This well-written book is grounded in the reality of teaching today to show real-world teachers who want to use assessment in their classrooms the latest tools necessary to teach more effectively. The fifth edition ofClassroom Assessmentaddresses the range of assessments that teachers are likely to use in their classrooms. With expanded coverage of problems related to measurement of special education children, a new student website with online activities, and an improved instructorrs"s manual, this book continues to be a cutting edge and indispensable resource not only for instructors, but also pre and in-service teachers.

Table of Contents

To The Reader
Why Do Teachers Need to Know about Assessment
Federal Laws Rule
Assessment versus Testing
Why Should Teachers Know about Assessment?
Yesteryearrsquo;s Answers
Why Should Teachers Know about Assessment?
Todayrsquo;s Answers
Decision Time:Pressure from ldquo;Higher Upsrdquo;
What Do Classroom Teachers Really Need to Know about Assessment?
But What Does This Have to Do with Teaching?
Parent Talk
A Three-Chapter Preview
Chapter Summary
Self-Check Key
Additional Stuff
Nonprint Stuff
Cyber Stuff
Reliability of Assessment
Stability Reliability
Decision Time:Quibbling over Quizzes
Alternate-Form Reliability
Internal Consistency Reliability
Three Coins in the Reliability Fountain
Parent Talk
The Standard Error of Measurement
But What Does This Have to Do with Teaching?
What Do Classroom Teachers Really Need to Know about Reliability?
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review