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This teacher Assessment for Learning- Formative Assessment in Science and Maths Teaching track at FutureLearn will enable you to embed assessment for learning into your classroom. The approaches in this series of courses offer a path to becoming a more responsive teacher in science and maths.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Upon completion, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and tools to assess student understanding, clarify their goals and progress their learning.

This Assessment for Learning- Formative Assessment in Science and Maths Teaching track at FutureLearn  is co-authored by experienced educators and leading researchers in the field; Professor Dylan Wiliam, Professor Chris Harrison and Dr Andrea Mapplebeck, in partnership with STEM Learning.

Key skills you will learn

  • Formative Assessment
  • Teaching Skills
  • Science Teaching
  • Mathematics Teaching
  • Assessment for Learning
  • Planning Teaching

Learning outcomes

By the end of the ExpertTrack, you’ll be able to...

  • Develop a formative classroom culture that encourages dialogue, enables you to identify and address misconceptions, and prepares your students to be receptive and responsive to feedback.
  • Identify your students’ starting points and how to plan to move their learning forward successfully through use of learning intentions and success criteria.
  • Demonstrate a range of approaches to elicit evidence of student understanding, including the use of hinge-point questions and classroom talk, enabling you to respond to your students and adapt your teaching during and between lessons.
  • Develop a range of approaches to involve students in oral and written feedback to progress their learning.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Assessment for Learning
  • Planning for Learning: Formative Assessment
  • Feedback for Learning: Implementing Formative Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This ExpertTrack is for primary and secondary school teachers who are actively teaching, and interested in CPD training. Trainee teachers will need to be working with a class of students to get the most out of the courses. You’ll need an understanding of the subject knowledge you’re teaching in order to devise formative assessment strategies for your class.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.
  • National

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 3 months.

Tuition per month.

Price range in different currencies: £36 / $39 / €36

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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