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Is there a case for summative assessment?

I’ve written a lot on the importance of formative assessment recently and feel pretty clear in my own mind of its efficacy. In contrast I see summative assessment as existing only as

What’s the point of assessment?

Came across an interesting challenge by @purposeducation – #500words campaign, This week the topic is #purposedassess, so here goes… Everyone knows that there’s two different types of assessment, right? There’s summative assessment

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