Learn What and How to Assess
Explore the types of assessment and learn which ones to use for your lessons and projects.
Use the Assessment Toolkit
Discover examples for a variety of assessment models, including portfolios, performance-based assessments, rubrics, formative assessment and summative measures.
Design Meaningful Assessments
Use the samples and templates provided to create your own assessments that work within your current curriculum.
This course will leave you feeling empowered and confident in creating authentic assessments that make sense for your students.
The Assessment for Makers Online Course trains you to use and build an authentic assessment model for learning. This program is built to help you:
- Discover the purpose of authentic assessment in the maker classroom and the types that are essential.
- Experiment with assessments that promote student learning
- Select the right tools for the right tasks.
- Learn how to REALLY talk about data and take action.
Filled with specific examples, strategies, and valuable time-saving templates — this course will help make authentic assessment a natural part of the learning process.
Teacher and Student Feedback Forms ($15 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.
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.
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.
WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE
This course comes with all of the following:
10 hour PD Certificate
12 Streaming Video Lessons
14 Downloadable Handouts
Slidedeck & Video Downloads
Your Personalized PD Certificate
At the completion of the course, each participant will be provided a certificate of professional development for 10 hours, often suitable for district CEUs and recertification needs.
Please check with your school or district on the transferability of PD hours into CEU credits.
**PA, NY, and TX residents – we are an approved PD provider.**
HOW IT WORKS
Assessment for Makers is a self-paced online course. You have the flexibility to control when you start and finish. After you enroll, you’ll receive immediate access to everything in the course. You can work on each lesson at your own pace from any device.
Please note: This digital teacher training is provided with lifetime access. There are no time constraints and you can always come back and review everything whenever you’d like.
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
Meet Your Instructor
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.
OUR WORK FEATURED IN:
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.
or your money back!
READY TO GET STARTED?
It’s time to feel as confident and excited about your assessments as you do about your lessons.
HAVE QUESTIONS OR NEED HELP ORDERING?
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