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Formative Assessment

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Nelson Ting
31 December 2019
Formative Assessment

I have heard Formative Assessment. Actually, what is it?

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Hobbs
10 February 2020

Wow! It's a great question.

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Hazel
31 December 2019

Yes, indeed.

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Nelson Ting
31 December 2019

It’s a great discussion platform.

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I. Cheung
31 December 2019

Don’t mention it.

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Ka Wai
31 December 2019

Welcome

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Mary
31 December 2019

Thanks for your kind words.

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Nelson Ting
31 December 2019

Truly informative. Thanks a lot

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Hazel
31 December 2019

Got you. Billion thanks.

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Ka Wai
31 December 2019

It focuses more on relatively longer-term outcomes when comparing to those of formative evaluation.

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Valerie
31 December 2019

Totally agree with you.

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I. Cheung
31 December 2019

Yes. In other words, summative evaluation yields a final report of a project.

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Hazel
31 December 2019

Thanks a lot for your info.

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Mary
31 December 2019

We normally collect information and data throughout a project. However, the findings and results are adopted to demonstrate the impact of the projects.

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Hazel
31 December 2019

Oh. When do we conduct it?

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Mary
31 December 2019

Yes. Summative evaluation

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Hazel
31 December 2019

Besides Formative Assessment, any other types of assessment?

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Ka Wai
31 December 2019

Why not?

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Mary
31 December 2019

Sure

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Hazel
31 December 2019

May I ask another question?

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Ka Wai
31 December 2019

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Valerie
31 December 2019

Welcome

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Hazel
31 December 2019

Very informative.

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Valerie
31 December 2019

Yes…as well as measuring progress of participants & evaluating performance of staff.

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TY
31 December 2019

Formative assessment usually gives monthly or quarterly reports regarding meeting objectives and completing project activities.

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Ka Wai
31 December 2019

Agree. Apart from it, it gives information regularly to the organization itself as well as a funder.

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Mary
31 December 2019

It starts in an early stage and it is used for making decisions in terms of changes or improvements during the implementations of a project/program.

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