NC Department of Public Instruction

Assessment Administrative Manual and Suggested Uses of Tasks

Overview

The Purpose of the Formative Instructional and Assessment Tasks

The Components of the Formative Instructional & Assessment Tasks

Selecting an Assessment Task

Assessing Students

Interpreting Data and Making Inferences


Administrative Manual as PDF Document



Using Tasks for Instruction



Additional Assessment Resources


NCDPI Formative Assessment Website
http://www.ncpublicschools.org/accountability/educators/vision/formative

Joyner, J. & M. Muri. (2011). Informative assessment: Formative assessment to improve math achievement Grades K-6. Sausalito, CA: Math Solutions.
McAfee, O., Leong, D., & Bodrova, E. (2004). Basics of assessment: A primer for early childhood educators. Washington D.C.: NAEYC.
NCTM. (2003). Mathematics assessment: A practical handbook for grades K-2. Reston, VA: NCTM.
NCTM. (2006). Mathematics assessment sampler: Pre-k - grade 2. Reston, VA: NCTM.