over-assessment

over-assessment

n
too much assessment
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Move from examination to course work and project based assessment has resulted not just in over-assessment but also in students being under constant pressure to attain high marks.
Over-assessment appeals can be made for the following reasons:
Swinney said: "Alongside the other actions we have taken, these proposals will significantly reduce teacher workload, bureaucracy and over-assessment.
We're seeing a trend toward over-assessment and under-teaching," Serravallo says.
We will wait and see what the final design of the standardised assessments will be but we have concerns about the over-assessment of learners, the inappropriate use of assessment and overemphasis on gathering data for accountability purposes.
Compensating error is a classic problem with many assessment rolls; for instance, over-assessment on one end of the curve often compensates for the under-assessment on the other end, nevertheless causing the median ratio to remain deceptively conforming.
The Commission has also proposed a series of measures to avoid an over-assessment of risks and a colossal vaccine purchase, as was the case in 2009-2010 with swine flu (H1N1).
He added that the district might consider asking the town to give back the $35,000 the district just returned for an over-assessment of the district's debt service.
Carrie Hodgson, deputy head of Prudhoe West Primary School, said: "I think there is over-assessment of children generally, and then you put the children through tests only for the results to be delayed.
According to Giminaro, the firm's assessor agreed with the assessments made by the city's appraiser for three of those years and observed only a marginal over-assessment in the fourth year.
Correcting factual errors in the assessment records that have resulted in an over-assessment can be one method of reducing a real estate assessment.
Supporters say it will reverse the neglect of vocational education and lessen problems of over-assessment at GCSE.