GED 2014: What We Know by Now and Where We Go from Here
Facilitator: Shannon Allen
Audience: ABE and GED instructors, program managers, testing staff
This workshop will focus on how the content and format of GED 2014 differ from those of the current GED test, expected outcomes of the revised test, and how instructors and programs can begin to prepare for these changes. Specific topics include the new tests and assessment targets, the shift from Bloom's taxonomy to Webb's depth of knowledge framework, computer-based testing, and a review of the new rubrics for written assessments and the formula page for the math test.
In preparation for this workshop, download Chapters 1, 2, and 3 of Assessment Guide for Educators: A Guide to the 2014 Assessment Content from GED Testing Service at www.gedtestingservice.com/assessment.
Date: GED 101-13 - Thursday, December 6
Time: 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
* This workshop is part of the professional development offered to teachers and program staff at adult education programs in New York City.