FSC2026 Effective Numeracy Assessment in the Primary Classroom

On completion of this course you will understand the principles underpinning assessment in numeracy in the Primary school classroom through an examination of the continuum of Assessment methods of numeracy. You will understand how to differentiate between Assessment for Learning and Assessment of Learning in the context of numeracy instruction. You will be able to critically examine the benefits and challenges associated with assessment in numeracy. You will have explored innovative assessment procedures which can be used to appraise numeracy skills across the Mathematics strands. You will have gained an understanding of how to introduce manageable and efficient assessment approaches to numeracy. You will have the confidence and competence to use an array of assessment procedures in numeracy both in the classroom and in a school setting.