Optimising New Modes of Assessment: In Search of Qualities by Mien Segers, Filip Dochy, Eduardo Cascallar (auth.), Mien

By Mien Segers, Filip Dochy, Eduardo Cascallar (auth.), Mien Segers, Filip Dochy, Eduardo Cascallar (eds.)

French novelist Marcel Proust instructs us that, “a voyage of discovery is composed, no longer of looking new landscapes, yet of seeing via new eyes.” Nowhere within the perform of schooling can we have to see via new eyes than within the area of evaluate. we've got been trapped through our collective stories to work out a restricted array of items to be assessed, a really few methods of assessing them, constrained concepts for speaking effects and rigid roles of avid gamers within the review drama. This edited e-book of readings jolts us out of conventional behavior of brain approximately evaluate. a world staff of cutting edge thinkers is dependent upon the easiest present study on studying and cognition, to explain easy methods to use overview to advertise, no longer in simple terms money for, scholar studying. In impact, they discover a brand new imaginative and prescient of evaluation for the recent millennium. The authors handle the swiftly increasing array of accomplishment objectives scholars needs to hit, the more and more effective number of evaluation tools on hand to educators, leading edge methods of amassing and speaking facts of studying, and a primary redefinition of either scholars’ and academics’ roles within the review process.

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