Welcome to the professional development series, An Introduction to Preschool Assessment: Observation and Documentation!
This pre-session assignment includes two tasks. In Task 1, you will watch a series of three short, online modules about early childhood assessment. In Task 2, you will complete a reflection worksheet about the online modules and your current assessment practices.
The estimated time to complete this assignment is 1.5 hours. You will receive credit for this time on the certificate of completion issued at the end of the series.
If you have questions or concerns while completing this assignment, please contact Christina Silvi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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RIDE Assessment Modules
Please view the three online modules, which provide an overview of early childhood assessment and Rhode Island’s vision for quality child assessment practices in all early childhood education (ECE) settings. Each module will take about 20 minutes to complete and includes narrated slides as well as interactive tasks. Be prepared to take notes during the modules and bring these to Session 1.
Before you view the modules, please review the reflection questions on the Assignment Reflection Worksheet to assist you in your note-taking. When you have finished viewing the modules, please respond to the questions on the worksheet. Bring the printed and completed worksheet to Session 1 to give to your instructor.
***NOTE: Please view these modules on a COMPUTER; technical difficulties can arise on mobile phones and tablets.***