Promoting Alternative Assessments
Alternative assessments open doors for diverse students to demonstrate what they know and can do. While alternative assessments are considered a positive force in education, they present challenges for educators. Use the questions to guide an original post and responses to at least two classmates. APA citations are required only in the original response.
In your own words, what are alternative assessments?
What challenges do alternative assessments present to teachers at your school?
In what ways can school leaders promote the use of alternative assessments to meet the needs of diverse learners?