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Assessment in Education

Selected Books

Advancing Formative Assessment in Every Classroom, A Guide for Instructional Leaders, by Connie M. Moss and Susan M. Brookhart

Assessment for Learning: Building a Culture of Confident Learners, by Richard Stiggins in the book On Common Ground, edited by Rick DuFour, Robert Eaker and Rebecca DuFour

Assessing Literacy with the Learning Record: A Handbook for Teachers, Grades K-6, by Mary A. Barr, et. al.

 Breakthrough, by Michael Fullan et. al.

Compelling Conversations, by Thomasina D. Pearcy  

Data Analysis for Continuous School Improvement, by Victoria L. Bernhardt.

Failure is Not an Option: Six Principles for Making Student Success the Only Option, by Alan Blankstein (2010)

Failure is Not an Option: Six Principles That Guide Student Achievement in High-Performing Schools, by Alan Blankstein (2004)

Transformative Assessment, by James Popham

Understanding by Design, by Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe

What Works in Schools: Translating Research Into Action, by Robert Marzano

Selected Articles

Inside the Black Box, by Paul Black and Dylan Wiliam, published in Phi Delta Kappan, October 1998, Volume 80, Issue 2, 139-148.

Harvard Educational Review Winter 2006, was a "theme" issue related to No Child Left Behind.

Interactive Illinois Report Card

Interactive Illinois Report Card

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Education and Psychology Librarian

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Sarah French
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