Topic 2 DQ 1
Max Points: 5.0
How could assessments facilitated before and during instruction inform your teaching?
Which practices for pre-assessments and formative assessment do you intend to follow?
Hello Professor McDonnel and class,
Assessments are very important for surveying how students are preforming academically. Assessments
given before teaching will allow me to check for prior knowledge so that I can get a mental picture of
what base knowledge the students have on the topic to drive my teachings. Assessments during my
teaching will allow me to identify any students who are struggling with the lesson and students who are
excelling. I can see what parts of my lesson is confusing the struggling students and spend more time