Not another essay on Hamlet!

Today’s post provides both a great collection of student work images and a thorough description of how one teacher differentiated assessments.

Identity portfolios

We have not yet featured portfolios as a technique for differentiating assessment but it is one of the easiest ways to allow different students to demonstrate what they “know and can do”. This one featured on Megan Palevich’s impressive site,  Middle School 101, is sure to give you a lot of information about your students […]

On-line collages: art & assessment

If you are looking for a quick formative assessment or a way to let your artistic students shine, you have to visit Photovisi. Students simply select a template, drop the photos into place, and print to create their product. Photo collages can be quick alternatives (or supplements) to an essay or quiz. Or for a […]