The art and science of assessment

Teachers are reimagining assessments and reframing what it means to test students’ learning.

Issue: 34

Published on: Jul 2019


The art and science of assessment

Find out how changing the way assessment is done can enhance students’ learning process. Here’s what some schools and Dr Karen Lam, an assessment specialist, have to say.

Let’s look at Plan B

Two educators share their thoughts on how they create a safe space for students to think critically.

Exams shouldn’t make children cry

Retired chief executive of the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB), Tan Lay Choo, offers her parting words on how to stretch students without demoralising them.