Overview: 

The Assessment Basics webinar-based online training is approximately 25 minutes and covers what assessment is, how assessment fits into curriculum and instruction, what assessments are required in Massachusetts for NRS reporting purposes, and what the ACLS assessment policies are. In order to successfully complete this webinar, practitioners are prompted to answer six questions at the end.

The webinar is available 24/7. Completing it is a prerequisite for several assessment trainings.

Description: 

The Assessment Basics webinar is a pre-requisite for the following trainings:

  • TABE CLAS-E Reading Administration and Scoring (online)
  • TABE CLAS-E Writing Administration (online)
  • MAPT Administration (online)
  • TABE 11/12 Administration and Scoring – Levels E, M, D, and A (online)
  • TABE 11/12 Administration and Scoring – Level L (online)
  • BEST Plus 2.0 (face-to-face)
  • TABE CLAS-E Writing Scoring (face-to-face)

Note that the Assessment Basics webinar only needs to be completed once by each individual, prior to registering for and completing any one or more of the trainings above.

Registration:

To register for and complete the Assessment Basics webinar-based training, visit this link: https://umassamherst.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_578CAfDUUo5dLJH

Support:

For help with online registration, contact the University of Massachusetts Center for Educational Assessment at aclstesthelp@educ.umass.edu or call 413-545-1184.

Learning Objectives: 

Upon completion of this professional development activity/course, you will be able to:

  • Develop a working knowledge of what assessment is, how assessment fits into curriculum and instruction, what assessments are required in Massachusetts for NRS reporting purposes, and what the ACLS assessment policies are
Date: 
12/03/2018 - 8:00am
Location: 
Online
Topic Area: 
ABE/Adult Education
Assessment
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