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Fairness in Testing: Can a Test Ever Be Fair?

Gain a better understanding of testing and how it can impact the education of your studentsThis information is designed to help you understand testing and how it can affect the education of our students. The various forms of testing and their proper usage will be defined. The differences between evaluations and assessments and which is best to use in a classroom environment will also be reviewed.; as well as how to implement these practices into schools.


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What Does Testing Mean for Parents?

What Does Testing Mean for Parents?

  • Difference Between Educational Reformers and Educational Innovators
  • Results of Over-Using and Mis-Using High Stakes Testing

What About Community?

The Difference Between Assessing, Evaluating, and Testing

  • Summative vs. Formative Assessment

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Anthony S. Dallmann-Jones, Ph.D.

Anthony S. Dallmann-Jones, Ph.D.

National At-Risk Education Network

  • Founder and former director of the National At-Risk Education Network
  • Educational consultant and speaker
  • Author of Shadow Children - Understanding Education’s #1 Problem [2011 RLD Publications] and Handbook of Effective Teaching and Assessment Strategies [2006 RLD Publications] and Killing Stress Before It Kills You [DZ Productions 2018]
  • Professor of the graduate program in at-risk education, ARAE (At-Risk and Alternative Education) an accredited master’s degree program for school educators, social workers, youth workers, detention center and prison educators, at Marian University in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
  • Former psychotherapist
  • Former host of the Dr. Zest Show on K107 in the Fox Valley of Wisconsin
  • Blue Ribbon panel member in Washington, D.C. with the National Office of Junior Achievement
  • Keynote speaker in Singapore at 1st international conference on Council for At-Risk Education in 2010
  • Author of 13 books
  • Ph.D. degree in educational psychology, Florida State University
Angela Engel

Angela Engel

Uniting4Kids

  • Founder and creator of An Invitation
  • Author of Seeds of Tomorrow, Curriculum Designer and Master Facilitator
  • Cofounded Uniting4Kids for the purpose of preserving democracy and promoting innovative and equitable education
  • Can be contacted at www.angelaengel.com
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Published 2018
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