What is assessment?

  • (noun): The market value set on assets.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on assessment:

Developmental Lines - The Developmental Profile
... Possibly significant environmental circumstances Assessment of development Assessment of fixation points and regressions Assessment of the conflicts Assessment of some general ...
Exposure Assessment - Definition
... Exposure Assessment is the process of estimating or measuring the magnitude, frequency and duration of exposure to an agent, along with the number and characteristics of the population exposed ... Ideally, it describes the sources, pathways, routes, and the uncertainties in the assessment ... 'Exposure Assessment' and 'Exposure Analysis' are often used as synonyms in many practical contexts ...
Use of DISC Assessment
... The DISC assessment can be used for a variety of real-life situations ... In an online setting, the results from the DISC assessment can be used to better understand the personality and needs of the students ... Another field in which DISC assessment can be used is leadership ...
Formative Assessment in UK Education
... In the UK education system, formative assessment (or assessment for learning) has been a key aspect of the agenda for personalised learning ... Group on 14–19 Reform led by Sir Mike Tomlinson, recommended that assessment of learners be refocused to be more teacher-led and less reliant on external assessment, putting learners at the heart of the ... weaknesses of individual learners, and that a key means of achieving this is through formative assessment, involving high quality feedback to learners included ...

More definitions of "assessment":

  • (noun): The act of judging or assessing a person or situation or event.
    Synonyms: judgment, judgement
  • (noun): The classification of someone or something with respect to its worth.
    Synonyms: appraisal
  • (noun): An amount determined as payable.
    Example: "The assessment for repairs outraged the club's membership"

Famous quotes containing the word assessment:

    The first year was critical to my assessment of myself as a person. It forced me to realize that, like being married, having children is not an end in itself. You don’t at last arrive at being a parent and suddenly feel satisfied and joyful. It is a constantly reopening adventure.
    —Anonymous Mother. From the Boston Women’s Health Book Collection. Quoted in The Joys of Having a Child, by Bill and Gloria Adler (1993)