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WEBINAR: AB ED - Principles of Effective Item Development - Social Studies
Presented by: Alberta Education
Friday, May 15, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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About the Session:

This workshop focuses on showing teachers how to use the Social Studies Program of Studies to construct effective multiple-choice questions for Social Studies. The emphasis of this session is on the application of item development principles to formative and summative assessment activities in the classroom. Participants will review supplementary materials including a quick-reference summary of effective item building principles.

About the Presenter(s):
Alberta Education
Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place. CARC also reserves the right to cancel an event within the 7 calendar days due to unforeseen circumstances such as facility closures, terrorist threats, natural disasters or extreme inclement weather (-35 C or colder). Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Cost: $0.00
Focus(es): Assessment, Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 10-12
Special Notes: Participants should have a copy of a current assessment tool that they wish to “polish”, as wellas any additional texts they would like to develop for use in their classrooms.