Multiple-choice questions typically found on standardized tests do little to evaluate students' reading skills, writes middle-school English teacher Ariel Sacks. In this blog post, she writes that she prefers many informal and authentic assessments using observation and discussion, rather than multiple-choice questions that blend reading skills and logical reasoning.
Does multiple choice work for reading tests?
SmartBrief Job Listings for Education
|Partner - Strategy, Systems and Policy||
|Professional Development Manager (West Coast residence preferred)||
Rowland Reading Foundation
|Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment||
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
|School District of Philadelphia - Director, Observation and Feedback Coaches Program||
School District of Philadelphia