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Asked by Stella · 2 years ago

What are the advantages and disadvantages of assessment in schools?

As assessment is a way of finding out if learning has taken place, I think it has far more advantages than disadvantages. Many of these have already been mentioned. Please find my thoughts below: Advantages: There are several types of assessments that take place in schools, the most common being formative (ongoing assessment e.g. quiz) This allows for progress to be checked. Summative (usually a... more

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Saveena J

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