Using Formative Reading Assessment to Enhance Content Area Learning
This resource is an archived webinar from the Literacy in Learning Exchange, a coalition of stakeholders representing experts and organizations in advancing literacy learning. This webinar presents formative assessment strategies for guiding literacy instruction in all content areas. It is led by two secondary-level educators from a school district in Champaign, Illinois: Scott Filkins and Cara Gutzmer. The webinar first covers the concept of formative assessment, then reviews keys to effective assessment (including understanding content literacy), and lastly presents strategies, tools, materials, and worked examples for teachers.
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