History
Pro's
Con's
AA or TT?
100

What did testing in America initially look like?

Teacher selected students to orally test publicly 

100

does AA encourage actual learning or memorization?

actual learning

100

what does TT give the teacher in the classroom?

Autonomy

100

which promotes authentic skill acquisition?

AA

200
how were the teachers evaluated when the students did oral testing?

The impressions that the community members had from watching the teacher handle the class

200

AA caters to the needs of diverse learners better than TT does... why?

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200

what are the main "things" that general education lacks to be able to facilitate higher levels of learning at all times?

Time and resources 

200

does AA or TT allow the teacher the ability to measure and critique the student's work throughout the process?

AA

300

what were 2 of the beliefs that the initial supporters of TT had according to Reese?

Supporters of written tests believed they gathered accurate data on student knowledge, encouraged a variety of teaching strategies, and centralized education authority promoting efficiency (Reese, 2013)

300

Alternative assessment measures the student holistically... what does it mean to be assessed holistically?

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key words: real life skills, critical thinking, authentic skills

300

what type of data does TT collect very well?

Basic levels of learning


300

Which is best at measuring basic knowledge?

TT

400

what are 3 of the methods of traditional testing? (there are 4 of them)

- True or False test

- Multiple choice test

- essay

- short answer test

400

what are two of the three cognitive development skills that AA leads to? (Hunt et al)

concept acquisition

decision making

evaluative thinking 

400

two benefits of alternative assessment are increased motivation of students and career experience. Why are those not good reasons to use alternative assessments?

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400

which type of testing is known for more accurately evaluating diverse learners

Alternative Assessment

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