Some assessments measure the students’ “knowing” of what they have learned.
Some measure the students’ “showing” of what they have learned.
And some measure the students’ “using” of what they have learned.
Douglas County School District is committed to assessment practices that make students’ thinking visible by having students use their learning beyond their school lives, in real-world situations and settings. DCSD is committed to assessments that provide meaningful information about students’ strengths, learning needs and that help shape future learning choices.