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Authentic Child Assessment (03/25/21 - 04/22/21)

This course will review the history of authentic assessment and current trends within the early care and education field. Participants will gain knowledge and skills around data collection (the gathering of information through observation), data analysis (looking for patterns and trends, scanning, etc.), and data reporting (how to share authentic assessment information with parents). The goal of the course is to facilitate the understanding of the purposes for and uses of authentic assessment data to inform practice.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Mar 18, 2021 11:59pm CST

Start Date

Mar 25, 2021 12:00am CST

completion date

Apr 22, 2021 11:59pm CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Chat Session 1 Mar 25, 2021 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Chat Session 2 Apr 01, 2021 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Chat Session 3 Apr 08, 2021 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Chat Session 4 Apr 15, 2021 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Chat Session 5 Apr 22, 2021 8:00 pm - 8:45 pm

instructor

inservice time

Chat Sessions: Thursday 8:00-8:45pm CST March 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 2021

required text book

This course will review the history of authentic assessment and current trends within the early care and education field. Participants will gain knowledge and skills around data collection (the gathering of information through observation), data analysis (looking for patterns and trends, scanning, etc.), and data reporting (how to share authentic assessment information with parents). The goal of the course is to facilitate the understanding of the purposes for and uses of authentic assessment data to inform practice.