You probably know all about standardized assessments from your school days. But alternative assessments remain an extremely popular method for teachers to test a learner's interpretation of knowledge. Student evaluations only by IQ tests are a practice of the past.
Types of Testing
Many different types of assessments show the way a student engages in problem-solving to actively construct mental models. Teachers realize assessments demonstrate that knowledge is not merely achieved by gaining information – but by information interpretation and relating it to the student's base of existing knowledge. How much do you know about the different kinds of student evaluations? Find out with our quiz.