MAC: Assessment Systems That Support 21st Century Learners
The foundational module, Assessment Systems That Support 21st. Century Learners, describes the higher order, complex thinking skills that today’s students need to be successful, as well as the implications the skills have for assessment, teaching and learning. You will also learn about the conditions necessary for balanced assessment systems and the leadership actions and stakeholder involvement needed to support them.
You will also become familiar with the Assessment Literacy Standards that serve as the core of the module. Upon completion of the module, you will be able to identify 21st century learning skills and describe their impact on assessment, teaching and learning practices, describe necessary conditions for balanced assessment systems and provide specific, concrete actions leadership and other stakeholders can take to support quality, balanced assessment systems.