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Wednesday, February 12 • 3:40pm - 5:00pm
Are we actually measuring learning?

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Most of our assessment measures the acquisition of knowledge. We measure if a student has remembered a formula, a passage, an event or a scientific process. But is that learning? Real learning is the application of knowledge. Shouldn’t our assessments go beyond this and tell us how students react to, shape or apply the knowledge they have acquired.

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David Cook

Director of Innovation, Kentucky Department of Education
I believe that our current education system is based on an antiquated definition of what it means to be ready for postsecondary life. I want to support K12 school systems to embrace a true transformation of the education system that moves beyond the catch phrases of “personalized... Read More →

Wednesday February 12, 2020 3:40pm - 5:00pm PST