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APEC Human Resources Development Working Group on Mathematics Education
International comparison studies have found significantly different levels of achievement and practice in mathematics education in the East and West.
Asian educational systems generally produce students with a strong grasp of the content knowledge, with higher scores on the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS).
Western systems have strengths in applying knowledge to real life situations. Many Western economies are among the most scientifically innovative in terms of such indicators as new scientific patents.
The pressing issue is how to combine the best of both systems.
: analyses of sample assessments, a
of assessment items, and
from APEC economies.
: sample standards (in English) from 9 APEC economies with comparative analyses.
Supporting Formative Assessment in Numeracy-Assessments Used in BC.pdf
BC Ministry of Ed.
Grade 3 BC Performance Standards
ANIE© (Assessment of Numeracy for Education)
Numeracy and Notions de calcul
Grade 3 Assessment in Numeracy: Support Document for Teachers
on Student Performance Templates
English Program: Numeracy, Grade 3 Entry
French Immersion Program: Numeracy, Grade 3 Entry
Français Program: Numeracy, Grade 3 Entry
Programme Français: Notions de calcul au tout début de la 3 année
Investigations, Tasks, and Rubrics to Teach and Assess Math Grades 1–6
Investigations, Tasks, and Rubrics to Teach and Assess Math, Grades 1–6
Pat Lilburn and Alex Ciurak
What are rubrics? Why use them? How can you design your own rubric? Download a complimentary rubric from
Investigations, Tasks, and Rubrics to Teach and Assess Math.
The book offers more than 220 tasks, 9 of which are correlated to rubrics like this one.
how the use of research-based assessment rubrics can inform your math teaching on an ongoing basis.
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National (US) Center on Progress Monitoring
Assessing To Learn & Learning To Assess from the
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
Assessment was a yearlong NCTM focus in 2005-2006. Their PD site, linked above, identifies resources from NCTM activities, journals, news bulletins, publications, websites, and E-Workshops that relate to assessment.
Yukon Education Teachers' Professional Library
Call #: 510.76 MAT
Math Focus 3
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Math Assessment: An Achievement Diagnostic Profile by Tanya Braybrook
Many of you went to the YTAs Conference in September 2008 and saw Tanya Braybrook speak about the Math Profile Assessment Tool that she developed. If you were not at her conference talk, it is a student, teacher and parent friendly resource that can be used as part of an assessment for learning strategy in the classroom and at parent-student-teacher interviews. It assesses the curricular objectives on a regular basis, providing achievement information and clearly pinpoints areas of strength and weakness specific to each student. At the YTA conference, Tanya showed how to actively involve students in their own assessment as they routinely graph their assessment results.
Note: I would only recommend the grades 1-6 materials at this time. The French materials have not be updated for any of the grades. As a result, they are not in line with the current curriculum.
Her materials can be ordered directly from Tanya at her website.
Additional information can also be found on this site.
Rethinking Classroom Assessment With Purpose In Mind
Math K-7 Overview Poster
Mathematics K-7 Outcome Poster.pdf
- YTA Members: A large copy of this poster is in the Catalogue of Curriculum Materials and is available via the regular ordering process through Resource Services -
Quick Assessment Tasks - This assessment and planning tool aligns 100 per cent with the new curriculum. It is designed to:
Provide simple diagnostic questions that give instant feedback and produce powerful school and system data
Probe for understanding and uncover misconceptions about the critical mathematics that underpins the curriculum
Help build clear and measurable individual education plans with integrated tracking
Include a CD-ROM of line masters for recording and analyzing data
Are field-tested and based on 10 years of research
This resource is in the Catalogue of Curriculum materials so YEU and YTA members can order it now.
Troisième Année - Outil D'évaluation Pour Accompagner Chenelière Mathématiques 3 (
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YAT - Grade 3 Practice Test (2007).pdf
YAT Mathé 3e Année.pdf
YAT - Grade 3 Practice Test (2006).pdf
YAT Mathématiques 3e année (2006).pdf
YAT Online Practice @
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