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Alternative Assessment — Another Way

Recently, I posted my thoughts regarding ‘The Exam Question’, an article which was published in the Ottawa Citizen on January 9, 2016. As I prepared to write this companion piece to it – one on alternative methods of assessing student … Continue reading

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A Different Choice for Student Assessment

As I prepared to write this companion piece to my thoughts on ‘The Exam Question’ – one on alternative methods of assessing student knowledge, I revisited The Big Picture by Denis Littky, both the book and my review of it.[https://authenticvibrations.wordpress.com/2012/07/13/the-big-picture-a-review/] … Continue reading

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The Exam Question — My Thoughts

An article titled ‘The Exam Question’ was published in the Ottawa Citizen on January 9, 2016. It was timely as the end of the first semester approached.  Many memories and thoughts came up for me as I read the article.  … Continue reading

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