summative assessment


Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to summative assessment: Formative assessment

summative assessment

n
(Education) education Brit general assessment of a pupil's achievements over a range of subjects by means of a combined appraisal of formative assessments
References in periodicals archive ?
This edition has new chapters on formative and summative assessment and promoting self-assessment to help students build reading independence; revised chapters on performance assessment, assessment accommodation for English language learners and students with special needs, and noncognitive aspects of reading; and new themes related to the need for teachersAE and administratorsAE active involvement in the development of superior reading assessment programs, linking reading assessment to the Common Core State Standards and similar initiatives, the need to accommodate different students, linking formative and summative assessment, the assessment of diverse influences on reading development, and self-assessment.
WBA should be able to support and contribute to summative assessment strategies that define successful achievement of curricular objectives, competence to entry into practice and continued competence in practice.
Results from both the 2017 West Virginia General Summative Assessment and the West Virginia Alternate Summative Assessment were combined to obtain the final assessment results released today.
But ESSA allows states the option of either using a single summative assessment to meet the annual requirement or to replace it with multiple interim assessments throughout the school year that yield a summative score.
by Times News Service Out of 188 students who appeared for the Summative Assessment, 49 scored a perfect 10 CGPA adding yet another feather to the crowning glory of ISD.
Objective: To determine the effect of transition of summative assessment from frequent modular to combined block assessment and its role on learning of medical students.
Post-intervention summative assessment was done by Multiple Choice and Short Essay Questions.
The moment we add formative assessment marks into summative assessment by definition it no longer remains formative.
On the other hand, summative assessment is usually performed by grades, expressed by numbers or letters, aiming at performing activities or meeting requirements for a given period of time.
Rubrics are not only a great tool used for summative assessment, but they can also be used for formative student self-assessment.
Keywords: Assessment Formative assessment summative assessment Bloom's Taxonomy Context.
It details six questions for considering whether digital work is suitable for a task and applies them to the example of iPad word-fluency apps; contends that the use of digital tools needs to progress to increasing sophistication; and shows how digital work can be used for formative and summative assessment, in terms of rubrics, digital portfolios, online feedback, and amplified revising.