Assessment for Makers2019-03-13T11:09:24-07:00

The Assessment for Makers Online Class

Confidently create and deliver authentic assessment experiences in your classroom.

The Assessment for Makers Online Class

Confidently create and deliver authentic assessment experiences in your classroom.

About this Course

How many times have you felt like testing has overtaken your classroom? It doesn’t need to be this way! Authentic assessment can be a natural part of the learning cycle, and can be done without killing creativity.

This assessment course will give you a complete toolkit for looking at student growth in maker-centered arts integration and STEAM classrooms. No more frustration with how to assess an integrated lesson! You can start or complete this course at any time – lifetime access is included.

Included in this course:

  • 25 PD Hours with Certificate

  • Instant Access

  • 14 Handouts and Templates

  • Self-Paced – No Time Limits

  • Completely Online

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What you’ll do

1. Learn what and how to assess

Explore the types of assessment and learn which ones to use for your lessons and projects.

2. Use the Assessment Toolkit

Discover examples for a variety of assessment models, including diagnostic, formative and summative measures.

3. Design Meaningful Assessments

Use the samples and templates provided to create your own assessments that work within your current curriculum.

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Course Curriculum

This assessment course trains you to use and build an authentic assessment model for learning. This program is built to help you confidently select, create and analyze assessments for your classroom with your students.

Filled with specific examples, strategies, and valuable time-saving templates — it will help you make authentic assessment a natural part of the learning process.

assessment course outcomes

MODULE 1: Investigating Assessments (3 Lessons)

  • 01  |  The Purpose of Assessment
  • 02  |  Types of Assessment
  • 03  |  How to Assess Integration

MODULE 2: Tinkering with Assessments (3 Lessons)

  • 04  |  Using Authentic Assessment in the Classroom

  • 05  |  The Keys to Creating Successful Assessments

  • 06  |  Developing Your Assessment Profile

MODULE 3: Selecting and Prototyping Assessments (3 Lessons)

  • 07  |  The Tools You Need to Create Assessments
  • 08  |  Making Assessment Alignment Simple
  • 09  |  Integrating Student Growth

MODULE 4: Putting it All Together (3 Lessons)

  • 10  |  Integrating Data Analysis
  • 11  |  Taking Meaningful Action through the Assessment Process
  • 12  |  Connecting the Dots for Lasting Impact

3 Big Bonuses

  • Bonus #1: Teacher and Student Feedback Forms ($25 value)

    These feedback forms offer a quick, easy and effective way to reflect on a project, lesson or outcome.  Both forms are aligned so the feedback is comprehensive and contextual.

  • Bonus #2: Writing Performance Tasks Resource Guide ($15 value)

    If you’re being asked to create performance tasks for your students, this is what you need.  This guide shows you exactly what should be included, how you can word the tasks and how to make the tasks meaningful for maker-based lessons.

  • Bonus #3: Assessment in the Arts Resource Guide ($15 value)

    The perfect supplement to the information in this course.  This resource guide breaks down 5 different tools for assessing integrated learning and provides ready-made templates to use for your next assessment.

Done-for-You Templates

Included with your course.

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SAMPLE LESSON

ASSESSMENT ALIGNMENT (9:30)

Want to know what a lesson is like?  Try out this sample video lesson and see for yourself why thousands of teachers have taken this course.

DOWNLOAD SLIDEDECK
DOWNLOAD ALIGNMENT MAP

REVIEWS

Clear and Concise

“I really enjoyed this course. It broke down assessment FOR learning and assessment OF learning in a clear and concise way.  It gave practical information and actual resources, as well as discussing theory and application.  And the resources for project ideas were very helpful!”

– ALYSSA VOIGHT

High Quality Program

“Thank you for putting together such a high quality program about assessment. It really says something about your program when I can say that I really enjoyed learning about assessments and data analysis.”

– LYNNE CASSIDY

Directed, Accurate and Meaningful

“I thoroughly enjoyed the online Assessment For Makers Course and gleaned new knowledge from listening to and participating in each Module. I have already seen students take a more active role in their learning process by using your directed, accurate and meaningful assessment design process. Thank you for this great course!”

– LORI WRANKLE

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Meet Your Instructor

Susan Riley

Susan is the Founder and CEO of EducationCloset. As an arts integration and STEAM specialist, Susan has taught over 2,000 educators how to harness the creative mindset in their classrooms while maintaining integrity to the arts.  She is an internationally-recognized author, speaker, educator and passionate advocate for arts integration and STEAM.  In this new training, Susan shares her 12+ years of experience to provide you with the support you need in the rapidly shifting 21st century classroom.

READY TO GET STARTED?

It’s time to feel as confident and excited about your assessments as you do about your lessons.

ENROLL YOURSELF FOR $149
ENROLL A GROUP OF 3 OR MORE

SATISFACTION GUARANTEED

SECURE CHECKOUT

HAVE QUESTIONS OR NEED HELP ORDERING?

If you have questions or concerns about this assessment course, please contact us at [email protected]

100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEE

We invite you to participate in any course for 30 days and access all that we have to offer.  At the end of 30 days, if you don’t feel that the course fits your needs, we’ll happily refund 100% of your money.

We’ll ask for your completed course work (to make sure you gave it a try) and ask what didn’t work for you (so that we can learn and improve).  If you commit to the work and don’t get the value, then we don’t deserve your money.

SATISFACTION GUARANTEED

or your money back!

FAQs

We want you to feel totally comfortable taking this professional development course. So if you still have some questions, we’ll be happy to answer them!  View all FAQ here.

In most cases, yes! We can provide you with a certificate of hours from our organization, based on the contact hours of the course. The majority of schools and districts accept these certificates and count them towards professional development hours.  We always advise you, however, to check with your own institution before taking a course – just to be sure!

None of these courses are offered with graduate credit or are affiliated with an institution of higher education.  However, we do work directly with state departments of education to ensure that these professional development hours meet their requirements and high-levels of learning expectations.  As such, in almost all cases, these courses can be used for continuing education requirements.

School districts MAY use a purchase order – please contact us for more details and let us know which course you are interested in.

Group rates are available for groups of 3 or more.  Please use this group registration form to receive your discounted pricing.

This course is self-paced, meaning you can go as quickly or as slowly as you need. We know that while you may have specific intentions for how you’ll go through your course, life can sometimes have other plans. That’s why you can take any course at any time.  You’ll never have to worry about falling behind or getting registered for credit in time.  Work at your own pace in your own way.

We have a great team of people who are here to support you all of the way.  If you run into an issues, or even if you just need a sounding board for an idea – we’re just an email, phone call or text away.

Phone/Text: 443-821-1089 or Email us here

GET STARTED NOW

Choose the best option for you.

ENROLL YOURSELF FOR $149
ENROLL A GROUP OF 3 OR MORE

SATISFACTION GUARANTEED

SECURE CHECKOUT

HAVE QUESTIONS OR NEED HELP ORDERING?

If you have questions or concerns about this assessment course, please contact us at [email protected]

All courses have been revamped and are now worth 25 PD hours! Please note that starting May 1, prices will increase to $199/course.
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