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Chapter 2: Assessment
Assessment Process
Why Is Assessment Important?
Standardized Tests: Their Use and Misuse
Alternative Assessment Strategies:
I-CANS Assessment System
I-CANS Student Plan
Portfolio Index
Using Portfolios of Student Work
in Instruction and Assessment

Along the Way: Ongoing Assessment Tools
Assessment Tools
I-CANS Summary Form
Questions that Build Thinking Skills
Sample Performance Indicators
Clear or Cloudy
Worry Journal
The Maze
Class Evaluation