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Formative Assessment and Standards-Based Grading

Online Course
Formative Assessment and Standards-Based Grading

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  1. Formative Assessment & Standards-Based Grading

Available formats:

Product Name Price Qty
Formative Assessment and Standards-Based Grading CEU
USD$286.00
Formative Assessment and Standards-Based Grading 3 Semester Hour
USD$505.00

CEU Online Course Syllabus

3 Semester Hour Online Course Syllabus

Dr. Marzano and Dr. Heflebower walk you through the research and theories that support what kind of feedback, assessment, and grading enhance student learning. You'll also learn how to construct assessments, create rubric-based scales to inform both formative and summative assessments, and monitor and affect students' progress.

Learning Outcomes

  • Design multiple assessments that inform instructional design.
  • Clarify learning goals for your students.
  • Develop rubrics, or proficiency scales, to guide students' learning.
  • Track students' progress through research-tested methods.
  • Assess students for grades with consistent, reliable, and valid methods.

CEU Version

  • 35–45 contact hours
  • Two months to complete

3 Semester Hour Version

  • 45–50 contact hours
  • Three months to complete

District Version

  • 10–50 contact hours
  • Four months to complete

FAQs

Can I work at my own pace? Every course is self-paced and accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Can I work on the course on my iPad or iPhone? No. The course videos require Flash, which is not compatible with the iPad or iPhone.

How is my work on the course scored? Each course is scored differently and contains a combination of coursework, participant reflection, quizzes, activities, and more. Only the 3 Semester Hour and district versions have a midterm and a final exam.

For more information about this course and special options for district purchase, please call 800.733.6786.

For a visual breakdown of what you can expect from our courses, see the features chart.

CEU Version

  • For 1–19 seats
  • 35–45 contact hours
  • Course completion can be applied toward license renewal. For information on license renewal, check with your state.
  • Two months to complete

3 Semester Hour Version

  • For 1–19 seats
  • 45–50 contact hours
  • Three months to complete
  • Credit is granted through the University of North Dakota and is nontransferable. Apply your 3 Semester Hours toward salary advancement, license recertification, or continuing education needs (subject to district approval).

District Version

  • For 20+ seats
  • 10–50 contact hours
  • Four months to complete
  • Highly customized by district

To learn more about how these course credits apply in your state, visit the KDS website or call 800.733.6786.


How long do the courses take?

CEU course 35–45 hours
3 Semester Hour course 45 hours
District version 15 or 45 hours (depending on district needs)

How long do I have access to complete the course?

CEU course 2 months
3 Semester Hour course 3 months
District version 4 months

Can I work at my own pace? Every course is self-paced and accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Can I work on the course on my iPad or iPhone? No. The course videos require Flash, which is not compatible with the iPad or iPhone.

How is my work on the course scored? Each course is scored differently and contains a combination of coursework, participant reflection, quizzes, activities, and more. Only the 3 Semester Hour and district versions have a midterm and a final exam.

For the 3 Semester Hour course, you'll receive feedback from certified educators. Grades on the midterm and final will be calculated using a rubric (provided to you). Grades are then submitted to the University of North Dakota for credit.

How can I tell if the credits will apply to my state requirements? Credits vary by state and district. Check your state here: www.kdsi.org/Professional-Development.aspx. If you do not see your state listed with your course, check back soon, as more states are being added.

If my school district pays for the CEU version, can I pay the extra $220 to upgrade to the 3 Semester Hour course? You may pay the extra, but we must know before you enroll. Contact KDS at kdssupport@pcgus.com before you begin the course to arrange upgrades and payment.

Can I upgrade the district version of the course that was customized for my district? If your districtwide course is customized for 45 hours, yes, you can choose to purchase the 3 Semester Hour course by paying the extra $220. You can upgrade to the 3 Semester Hour course at any time during the course. Contact KDS at kdssupport@pcgus.com.

What university provides the 3 Semester Hours? The University of North Dakota

How do I claim the 3 Semester Hours for my course? Credit is issued through the University of North Dakota after they receive your final grade. To obtain college credit, you will need to coordinate with the course developer—Knowledge Delivery Systems—and the accrediting university, North Dakota University. To start this process, call Knowledge Delivery Systems toll free at 800.728.0032 or email ahrfinfo@kdsi.org.

Is the credit I receive from the University of North Dakota transferable? Credit from the University of North Dakota is nontransferable.

My school is outside the US. How can I tell if the credits will apply internationally? Email your questions to kdssupport@pcgus.com.

I want to change some of the names and emails I sent in for my district. Is it too late? Changing names or emails may cause a delay in accessing the course. If the course has been accessed, we cannot issue a refund. If participant information needs to be changed, contact KDS at kdssupport@pcgus.com before you begin the course.

What if I have trouble accessing the course? Call 800.728.0032 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Eastern, or email kdssupport@pcgus.com. Be prepared to give your browser name and version (for example, Internet Explorer 10).

Need more information? Visit our FAQ page for more information, or call Customer Service at 800.728.0032.

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