States are transitioning to three-dimensional science standards and teachers are immersing students in an inquiry-based environment. As the definition of mastery shifts to reflect the standards, what form should assessments take? It’s clear assessments that measure rote memorization of facts are not going to probe deeply enough to measure how students performing in an inquiry-based environment.
After Certica acquired ItemLogic™, the item bank team capitalized on the opportunity to migrate content creation, management and deployment operations to ItemLogic. In this post, Carrie Frech, Director of Content Products, shares how her team and the product have benefitted from using ItemLogic.
Next Generation Science Standards shift science education away from traditional classroom activities
heavily focused around fact memorization, lecture, siloed “subjects” and simplified cookie-cutter lab activities that don’t inspire our students or prepare them for a STEM-dominated economy.
ItemLogic simplifies assessment content management letting you focus valuable resources creating innovative content.