Category Archive: Assessment

Posts on formative assessment, proficiency testing, and item writing and related issues.

Catching the Spirit: Formative Assessment

Earlier, in Hyderabad, at the British Council’s International Teacher Educator Conference on assessment and evaluation, I did a short presentation … Read on

The Art & Science of Testing

I’ve been asked a number of times to offer training on assessment. One thing I’ve attempted to do is boil … Read on

Teaching Vocabulary (Part 4/6)

It’s been a while since I started this series, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been working in this area. … Read on

Classroom Assessment Techniques Presentation

I’m in Hyderabad at the British Council’s International Teacher Educator Conference on assessment and evaluation. The conference is quite large. … Read on