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Welcome to BLC16! Building Learning Communities Education Conference 2016! Join colleagues from around the world who care deeply about bringing the best innovative and practical learning resources to our students. Our 17th BLC education conference will provide you with inspiration, practical skills and expand your professional network with educators from around the world.
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Wednesday, July 20 • 10:20am - 11:25am
Assessment When There is No Right Answer

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When learning is centered around not what one knows but what one is able to do with what one knows, it calls for a different way to think about assessment of learning. The technologies students already have in their hands possess simple tools for documenting learning experiences and producing generative artifacts that are evidence of learning in this context. This session examines and uncovers qualitative formative assessment of learning, an approach that supports process-oriented educational design.


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Reshan Richards

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Teachers College, Columbia University
Dr. Reshan Richards is faculty member at Columbia University and Chief Learning Officer at Explain Everything, which he co-founded. Reshan also teaches an entrepreneurship course at Montclair Kimberley Academy in NJ and is the co-author of Blending Leadership: Six Simple Beliefs for Leading Online and Off. An Apple Distinguished Educator and member of Mensa, Reshan has an Ed.D. from Teachers College, Columbia University, an Ed.M from Harvard... Read More →


Wednesday July 20, 2016 10:20am - 11:25am
Newbury - 4th Floor Boston Park Plaza
  • Intended Audience General
  • Strand Designing Rigorous and Motivating Assignments
  • Session Level All