ERIC Number: EJ458484
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Making Sense of Authentic Assessment. Putting Research to Work.
Pool, Carolyn; Bracey, Gerald W.
Instructor, v102 n4 p40-41 Nov-Dec 1992
Authentic assessment encompasses methods of evaluating what students know and can do, acknowledging that children learn best when they are actively involved and receive feedback. Criteria for judging authentic assessments include determining their consequences and noting whether they are cost-effective, meaningful, fair, and generalizable, with sufficient high-quality content. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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