Full course description
In order to know how well your students learned what you wanted them to learn, you must assess their learning. Assessments can occur during instruction through formative assessment methods or at the end of instruction with summative assessments This module looks at the difference between formative and summative assessments and explains how to select appropriate assessments that align to learning objectives.
At the conclusion of this online activity, learners will be able to:1) Explain the difference between formative assessment and summative assessment (evaluation).
2) Identify the assessment that best matches a given learning objective.
Texas A&M University College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
DESIGNATIONTexas A&M University College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PRESENTER DISCLOSUREAll speakers/presenters for this educational event have no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
PLANNERS DISCLOSURESNone of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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