About the Author
Jon Mueller is Professor of Psychology at North Central College in Naperville, IL. For more than 15 years he has taught a graduate course entitled "Assessment Strategies for the Classroom" as part of North Central's Master's of Education program. Jon has also consulted with teachers, schools and districts, colleges and universities, on the development, review and revision of assessments and standards/outcomes.
Jon decided to take the expertise and materials he has developed and share them with other educators through this site. Most of the examples come from teachers who were students in Jon's graduate course and who graciously permitted Jon to share them with you.
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Other Assessment Publications Available Online
"The Authentic Assessment Toolbox: Enhancing student learning through online faculty development" -- published in the Journal of Online Learning and Teaching (2005)
"'Closing the loop': Assessment drives learning -- published in Hot Topics (Fall, 2004) with Dr. Marion Hoyda, Superintendent of Community Consolidated School District 146
Portions of the Portfolios chapter were also included in The Learning Curve, a publication of the Chicago Public Schools.
Resources for the Teaching of Social Psychology -- thousands of annotated and well-organized links for instructors of social psychology and related courses
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