Public Meeting Registry


Major Unit: Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Subunit: DBASSE Board on Testing and Assessment
Project Unit: Developing Assessments of Science Proficiency in K-12
Meeting Name: Workshop on Developing Assessments of Science Proficiency in K-12
Meeting Start: 9/13/2012Meeting End:9/13/2012
Location: National Academy of Sciences building (Auditorium)

 

 
For more information, Please contact:
Contact: Kelly Iverson
Contact Affiliation: Developing Assessments of Science Proficiency in K-12
Email: Kniverson@nas.edu
Phone: 202-334-3776Fax:202-334-2210

 

 
Preliminary meeting agenda:
On September 13, 2012, the Committee on Developing Assessments for K-12 Science Proficiency will hold a workshop. The workshop will focus on strategies for assessing science practices, crosscutting concepts, and core ideas as described in A Framework for K-12 Science Education. The workshop will explore a variety of strategies for gathering assessment information, including classroom-based, end-of-course assessments as well as end-of-year, summative assessments. Sessions will focus on methods for developing and implementing performance-based and technology enhanced assessment tasks. The workshop will be held at the National Academy of Sciences Building in DC from 9:00 to 5:00. Further information will be posted on this website as it becomes available.