Building a Better Assessment Future 2022August 3 - 4, 2022
Why Build a Better Assessment Future? More than at any other time in recent history, educators and policymakers recognize the need to provide an education…
In support of our mission to improve student learning and achievement for all students, we address the current circumstances facing our schools in responding to the growing public rejection of racial inequity in American society and call for societal changes that ensure equity of opportunity and safety for Black students and other people of color.
The National Panel on the Future of Assessment Practices suggests that it will take radical shifts in beliefs about learning and teaching to create comprehensive, balanced assessment systems. This session will unpack the components of such a system and share the success
stories of two districts, Lake Orion and Bloomfield Hills, in their efforts to make radical shifts in their local assessment systems.