This KnowledgeBase archive includes content and external links that were accurate and relevant as of September 30, 2019.
The Classroom Assessment KnowledgeBase is an online resource for state departments of education to use as part of their professional development efforts with districts and schools. Organized around five elements, it brings together concepts, how-to guidance, tools, and resources about classroom assessment.
Task 1: Take a Snapshot of the Classroom
Guideline: Understanding the current status of the class's academic performance is an essential prerequisite to developing a sound program of formative assessment. The resources provided will assist the teacher in compiling this snapshot.