Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction (6th Edition)

3.42 avg rating
( 62 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780133119428: Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction (6th Edition)

With a new focus on 21st century skills, Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction, 6/e shows teachers how to create high-quality assessments of every kind. Taking a non-technical approach, it looks at the role of assessment in teaching and how it can influence teaching decisions. Exploring formative, summative, performance-based and non-cognitive assessment, it pinpoints how to establish credible learning targets and select assessments that fairly measure those goals. Suggestions for effective practice accompany each assessment technique. Examples, case studies, and teacher interviews illustrate assessment techniques in action.

 

From Reviews of the Book

 

“The text goes into more depth about targets/standards, formative assessment and special education assessment than my current text. . . . I think the chapters about writing actual test items are exceptional.  The examples, the content, and the explanations are all clear and practical.”

--Kristen Bjork, University of Nevada - Las Vegas

 

“In selection of this text when I was initially choosing, I liked the in-depth coverage of performance assessments and rubrics, I also liked the level of the language . . . this book was informative but an easy read.”

--Patricia A. Lutz, Kutztown University

 

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

James H. McMillan is professor and chair of foundations of education at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, where he teaches educational research and assessment courses and directs the Research and Evaluation Track of the PhD in education program. He is also director of the Metropolitan Ed­ucational Research Consortium, a partnership of Virginia Commonwealth University and seven Richmond-area school divisions that conducts and disseminates action and applied research. His current research interests include classroom and large-scale assessment. He has recently published the third edition of Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction and edited Formative Classroom Assessment: Theory into Practice. He has authored three educa­tional research methods textbooks and published numerous articles in journals, including the American Educational Research Journal, the Journal of Educational Psychology, Contemporary Educational Psychology, and Educa­tional Measurement: Issues and Practice.

Review:

“The text goes into more depth about targets/standards, formative assessment and special education assessment than my current text. . . . I think the chapters about writing actual test items are exceptional.  The examples, the content, and the explanations are all clear and practical.”

                                    --Kristen Bjork, University of Nevada - Las Vegas

 

“In selection of this text when I was initially choosing, I liked the in-depth coverage of performance assessments and rubrics, I also liked the level of the language . . . this book was informative but an easy read.”

--Patricia A. Lutz, Kutztown University

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 134.60
US$ 117.30

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Mcmillan, James H.
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 19053833-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 117.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

McMillan, James H.
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2013. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KS-9780133119428

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 121.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

McMillan, James H.
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0133119424

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 122.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

McMillan, James H.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 13
Seller
Textbookmom
(Lexington, SC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0133119424 Great opportunity to save on this book. We ship daily!!! FOR QUICK DELIVERY PLEASE CHOOSE EXPEDITED SHIPPING!. Bookseller Inventory # Z0133119424ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 124.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.80
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

McMillan, James H.
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2013. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780133119428

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 126.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

James H. McMillan
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0133119424

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 131.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

James H. McMillan
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. United States ed of 6th revised ed. 229 x 185 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. With a new focus on 21st century skills, Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction, 6/e shows teachers how to create high-quality assessments of every kind. Taking a non-technical approach, it looks at the role of assessment in teaching and how it can influence teaching decisions. Exploring formative, summative, performance-based and non-cognitive assessment, it pinpoints how to establish credible learning targets and select assessments that fairly measure those goals. Suggestions for effective practice accompany each assessment technique. Examples, case studies, and teacher interviews illustrate assessment techniques in action. From Reviews of the Book The text goes into more depth about targets/standards, formative assessment and special education assessment than my current text.I think the chapters about writing actual test items are exceptional. The examples, the content, and the explanations are all clear and practical. --Kristen Bjork, University of Nevada - Las Vegas In selection of this text when I was initially choosing, I liked the in-depth coverage of performance assessments and rubrics, I also liked the level of the language .this book was informative but an easy read. --Patricia A. Lutz, Kutztown University. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780133119428

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 131.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

James H. McMillan
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. United States ed of 6th revised ed. 229 x 185 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. With a new focus on 21st century skills, Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction, 6/e shows teachers how to create high-quality assessments of every kind. Taking a non-technical approach, it looks at the role of assessment in teaching and how it can influence teaching decisions. Exploring formative, summative, performance-based and non-cognitive assessment, it pinpoints how to establish credible learning targets and select assessments that fairly measure those goals. Suggestions for effective practice accompany each assessment technique. Examples, case studies, and teacher interviews illustrate assessment techniques in action. From Reviews of the Book The text goes into more depth about targets/standards, formative assessment and special education assessment than my current text.I think the chapters about writing actual test items are exceptional. The examples, the content, and the explanations are all clear and practical. --Kristen Bjork, University of Nevada - Las Vegas In selection of this text when I was initially choosing, I liked the in-depth coverage of performance assessments and rubrics, I also liked the level of the language .this book was informative but an easy read. --Patricia A. Lutz, Kutztown University. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780133119428

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 136.68
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

James H. McMillan
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. United States ed of 6th revised ed. 229 x 185 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. With a new focus on 21st century skills, Classroom Assessment: Principles and Practice for Effective Standards-Based Instruction, 6/e shows teachers how to create high-quality assessments of every kind. Taking a non-technical approach, it looks at the role of assessment in teaching and how it can influence teaching decisions. Exploring formative, summative, performance-based and non-cognitive assessment, it pinpoints how to establish credible learning targets and select assessments that fairly measure those goals. Suggestions for effective practice accompany each assessment technique. Examples, case studies, and teacher interviews illustrate assessment techniques in action. From Reviews of the Book The text goes into more depth about targets/standards, formative assessment and special education assessment than my current text.I think the chapters about writing actual test items are exceptional. The examples, the content, and the explanations are all clear and practical. --Kristen Bjork, University of Nevada - Las Vegas In selection of this text when I was initially choosing, I liked the in-depth coverage of performance assessments and rubrics, I also liked the level of the language .this book was informative but an easy read. --Patricia A. Lutz, Kutztown University. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780133119428

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 137.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

James H. McMillan
ISBN 10: 0133119424 ISBN 13: 9780133119428
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97801331194280000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 139.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book