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Benefits of Child Assessment

The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.
John Milton (1667)

In the segment "What are the benefits of gathering assessment data?" in the VOICES DVD, Child Assessment, Nancy Rosenow and Elanna Yalow discuss how child assessment, when done right, can help teachers, children, and parents.  Rosenow observes:

"Authentic assessment can help us help the child to figure out 'How am I creative?,' 'How am I a learner?,'  'What am I good at?"

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