We didn't start by saying 'Oh, we need to cut down on the time of assessments.' . . . We started with that big-picture vision.
On an episode of NPR's Teaching Matters podcast, JFF's Rebecca Wolfe joined a conversation with workforce expert Gail Norris from Siemens and assessment expert Dr. David Conley to discuss the Ten Principles for Building a High Quality System of Assessments. These principles provide a framework that will allow school leaders to improve their current assessments and systems, focus on equity, and develop a learner's academic proficiency, career skills, and civic aptitude.