Assessment for Learning: Dynamic Assessment

Joseph John Simpson
Saturday, 14 March 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

This presentation will examine the negative effects that standardized tests have on the learning process and present an alternative approach that is increasingly gaining in popularity in the field of language learning, dynamic assessment.
Joseph John Simpson works for the Fukuoka Prefectural Board of Education. He is a 5th-year JET Programme participant completing his MA in Applied Linguistics with the University of Birmingham.