Tag Archives: Assessment

MYP eAssessment Update

MYP eAssessment Update Dear Pak Liam, I want to update you regarding the ongoing development of MYP eAssessment. We reached a new important milestone with the live pilot that took place in May. Back to top Looking back at a … Continue reading

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MYP Parents’ Assessment Workshop

To all GJIS Parents of MYP students (Year 7-10) We would like to invite you to a meeting about the IB MYP Programme, specifically about MYP Assessment. The meeting will be held on Wednesday 13th 2013, in the Multi Purpose … Continue reading

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MYP Exams at GJIS for Semester 1

While it is true that there are no external exams set by the IB for the Middle Years Programme (MYP)1 many schools choose to hold exams in some or all Years of the MYP as good practice and an authentic … Continue reading

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Rick Wormeli: How Much Should Homework Count?

Rick Wormeli: How Much Should Homework Count? link http://youtu.be/nMJ-vEl4WB8 Clear and concise reasons why homework should not count towards summative assessments. I particularly like his analogy of homework to sports practise.

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IB MYP Dunia Network sets up a wiki for BI Moderation

The IB does not offer moderation or monitoring of assessment for samples in  non-official languages, for rather obvious logistical reasons. However, for our Language A and Language B teachers of Bahasa Indonesia this means that they do not get valuable … Continue reading

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ICAS Science Competition : Benchmark Testing

Last Friday, 23rd September 2011, all students from Years 4-10 participated in an external assessment programme called International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) for Science. This assessment is an initiative from Educational Assessment Australia (EAA) of the University of … Continue reading

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