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Simple Tools for Quick, Effective Formative Assessment

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February 18, 2013
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Embedded formative assessment is tied to daily instruction. The implementation of TK creates opportunities to chart new paths in formative assessment by aligning teaching with student response . Participants will explore strategies for linking classroom assessment and differentiated instruction.


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