Aired Live: June 27, 2023
Ready, Set, Learn: Using Whole-Child Assessment to Start the Year Strong
Learn about whole-child assessments that measure life skills, positive mindsets, and well-being.
In this presentation, Dr. Clark McKown, Chief Science Officer at 7 Mindsets and leader in the field of social and emotional assessment, discussed how educators can select and use high-quality assessment to guide their teaching practice and evaluate effectiveness of programs focused on non-academic skills acquisition.
Specific topics of discussion included:
- Clarifying the goals of assessment and choosing the right assessment
- Talking about data and using it to simplify the job
- Using data for instructional decision-making and to measure the effectiveness of educational practice