Shirley Clarke is often described as the foremost expert on the practical application of assessment for learning (formative assessment).
Shirley’s NEW BOOK: ‘Outstanding Formative Assessment – Culture and Practice’
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Shirley provides a wealth of high quality ideas, practical strategies, classroom examples and whole-school case studies for teachers in primary and secondary schools. The most comprehensive of Shirley’s titles, it includes extensive examples and realia in full colour. The book is clearly structured around the ways in which teachers actually teach, with QR coded video clips to illustrate key points in action.
- Laying the foundations
- Effective starts to lessions
- Developing the learning
- Effective ends to lessons
- Whole school development
Companion DVD: Outstanding
‘Outstanding Formative Assessment’ features an exceptional inner city teacher, Seamus Gibbons. Seven lessons exemplify formative assessment at its best: two literacy, two maths, one art plus a pupil-led guided reading session. Five hours of quality learning on one DVD.£65.00(£83.94 includes P&P & VAT)