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Student Performance Assessment

Student Performance Diagram

SCALE provides task and resource materials to schools and districts that have committed to adopting performance-based assessment as part of a multiple-measures system for evaluating student learning and measuring school performance.

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Teaching Performance Assessment

Teaching Performance Assessment Diagram

SCALE develops 21st century teacher assessments that embody the design principles listed in the Assessment System and that build on what we have learned from previous assessment development efforts over the past 25 years.

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Jun 28 2020
SNAP Courses  SNAP (Stanford NGSS Assessment Project) is offering two free hybrid MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses). Both courses follow a hybrid online/face-to-face format in slightly different ways. Course 1 is required before Course 2. Course 1. Performance Assessment in the NGSS Classroom: Implications for Practice. This course is about how short performance assessments can be used to inform instructinional decisions for NGSS classrooms.
May 10 2020
SCALE, a research and development center at Stanford University, has been awarded a grant by the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation to create and pilot pre-service teacher resources based on the principles of deeper learning and equity-minded, evidence-driven approaches to learner-centered practice.