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EDPD 8011 Authentic Assessment: Welcome & Course Readings

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EDPD 8011 Course Readings

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Ashford-Rowe, K., Herrington, J., & Brown, C. (2014). Establishing the critical elements that determine authentic assessment. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 39(2), 205-222.

Baker, L., Cooperman, N., & Storandt, B. (2013). Reading, writing, "and" rubrics: Norming process guides teachers as they evaluate student work. Journal of Staff Development, 34(4), 46-49.

Britton, T. (2011). Using formative and alternative assessments to support instruction and measure student learning. Science Scope, 34(5), 16-21.

Cestone, C. M., Levine, R. E., & Lane, D. R. (2008). Peer assessment and evaluation in team-based learning. New Directions For Teaching & Learning, 2008(116), 69-78.

Çevik, Y. D., Ha┼člaman, T., & Çelik, S. (2015). The effect of peer assessment on problem solving skills of prospective teachers supported by online learning activities. Studies in Educational Evaluation, 44, 23-35.

Cobo, C. (2013). Skills for innovation: Envisioning an education that prepares for the changing world. Curriculum Journal, 24(1), 67-85. 

Comer, M. (2011). Young adult literature and alternative assessment measures. Theory Into Practice, 50(3), 239-246.

Cross, J. (2012). Lasting legacy for achievement: Colorado coaches boost teacher effectiveness with a rubric for professional learning. Journal of Staff Development, 33(5), 36-44.

DeLuca, C., & Bolden, B. (2014). Music performance assessment: Exploring three approaches for quality rubric construction. Music Educators Journal, 101(1), 70-76. 

Denton, D.W., & Wicks, D. (2013). Implementing electronic portfolios through social media platforms: Steps and student perceptions. Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks, 17(1), 123-133.

El-Mowafy, A. (2014). Using peer assessment of fieldwork to enhance students' practical training. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 39(2), 223-241. 

English, M.C., & Kitsantas, A. (2013). Supporting student self-regulated learning in problem-and project-based learning. Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-based Learning, 7(2), 128-150. 

Erickson, J.A. (2011). How grading reform changed our school. Educational Leadership, 69(3), 66-70.

Fidalgo-Blanco, Á., Sein-Echaluce, M.L., García-Peñalvo, F.J., & Conde, M.Á. (2015). Using learning analytics to improve teamwork assessment. Computers in Human Behavior, 47, 149-156. 

Fisher, D., & Frey, N. (2011). Feed up, feedback, and feed forward. Science and Children, 48(9), 26-30.

Gallego-Arrufat, M.J., & Dandis, M. (2014). Rubrics in a secondary mathematics class. International Electronic Journal of Mathematics Education, 9(1/2), 75-84.

García-Ros, R. (2011). Analysis and validation of a rubric to assess oral presentation skills in university contexts. Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 9(3), 1043-1061.

Gómez, M. (2013). GPS  and geography: Using technology to apply geography with middle grade students. . Social Studies Research and Practice, 8(2), 43-45. 

Graff, N. (2011). "An effective and agonizing way to learn": Backwards design and new teachers' preparation for planning curriculum. Teacher Education Quarterly, 38(3), 151-168.

Henderson, M., & Phillips, M. (2015). Video-based feedback on student assessment: Scarily personal. Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 31(1), 51-66.

Jones, S.A., Downs, E., & Jenkins, S.J. (2015). Transparency in the eportfolio creation process. TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning, 59(3), 64-70.

Kearney, S., Perkins, T., & Kennedy-Clark, S. (2015). Using self- and peer-assessments for summative purposes: Analysing the relative validity of the AASL (authentic assessment for sustainable learning) model. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 1-14. 

Keeley, P. (2014). Formative assessment probes: Is it a theory? Speaking the language of science. Science and Children, 52(1), 26-28.

Keenan, D.S. (2013). Experiential learning and outcome-based education: A bridge too far within the current education and training paradigm. Journal of Applied Learning Technology, 3(2), 13-19.

Ko, S.-S. (2014). Peer assessment in group projects accounting for assessor reliability by an iterative method. Teaching in Higher Education, 19(3), 301-314. 

Marshall, J.C., Horton, R.M., & White, C. (2009). Equipping teachers. Science Teacher, 76(4), 46-53.

McLaughlin, C.A., McLaughlin, F.C., & Pringle, R.M. (2013). Simply performance assessment. Science and Children, 51(3), 50-55.

Mumm, K., Karm, M., & Remmik, M. (2015). Assessment for learning: Why assessment does not always support student teachers’ learning. Journal of Further and Higher Education, 1-24. 

Newhouse, C.P. (2013). Using digital technologies to improve the authenticity of performance assessment for high-stakes purposes. Technology, Pedagogy and Education, 24(1), 17-33. 

Nordrum, L., Evans, K., & Gustafsson, M. (2013). Comparing student learning experiences of in-text commentary and rubric-articulated feedback: Strategies for formative assessment. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 38(8), 919-940. 

Rimor, R., Rosen, Y., & Naser, K. (2010). Complexity of social interactions in collaborative learning: The case of online database environment. Interdisciplinary Journal of E-Learning & Learning Objects, 6, 355-365.

Rosen, Y., & Foltz, P.W. (2014). Assessing collaborative problem solving through automated technologies. Research & Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning, 9(3), 389-410.

Rumohr, F. (2013). Reflection and inquiry in stages of learning practice. Teaching Artist Journal, 11(4), 224-233.

Stockall, N., Dennis, L.R., & Rueter, J.A. (2014). Developing a progress monitoring portfolio for children in early childhood special education programs. Teaching Exceptional Children, 46(3), 32-40.

Suñol, J.J., Arbat, G., Pujol, J., Feliu, L., Fraguell, R.M., & Planas-Lladó, A. (2015). Peer and self-assessment applied to oral presentations from a multidisciplinary perspective. Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 1-16. 

Terry, D.R. (2012). Case study: Assessing critical-thinking skills using articles from the popular press. Journal of College Science Teaching, 42(1), 66-70.

VanTassel-Baska, J. (2014). Performance-based assessment: The road to authentic learning for the gifted. Gifted Child Today, 37(1), 41-47. 

Welsh, H.B. (2015). At issue: An award-winning community college instructor's approach to teaching and learning. Community College Enterprise, 21(1), 66-78.

Other Readings

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