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Formative Assessment: Collaborative Discussions
Begin by watching an example of a full cycle of formative assessment. In this video, fourth grade teacher Kelly Bouchard assesses her students’ progress towards Common Core Speaking and Listening standards using a process of clarifying learning goals, and then eliciting, interpreting and acting on evidence she collects.