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Make Math Moments Academy Forums Mini-Course Reflections Assessment For Growth Lesson 1: Why Assessment Practices Needed To Change – Discussion Prompt Reply To: Lesson 1: Why Assessment Practices Needed To Change – Discussion Prompt

  • Chris Lin

    Member
    February 16, 2021 at 11:22 am

    I 100% agree about the purpose of assessment. I wonder, do you think instructional practices have to/should change first before changes in assessment mindset? Struggling to get my teachers to get away from what I would call a more traditional math mindset of needing as many “at bats” as possible and “modeling” problems as our key strategy. I think teachers feel comfortable in it. Do you think that has to change before changes in belief about assessment can happen?