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  1. Formative assessment

    Formative assessment or diagnostic testing is a range of formal and informal assessment procedures employed by teachers during the learning process in order to modify teaching and learning activities to improve student attainment. It typically involves qualitative feedback for both student and teacher that focuses on the details of content and performance. It is commonly contrasted with summative assessment, which seeks to monitor educational outcomes, often for purposes of external accountability.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of formative assessment in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of formative assessment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  • التقييم التكوينيArabic
  • valutazione formativaItalian
  • ರಚನಾತ್ಮಕ ಮೌಲ್ಯಮಾಪನKannada
  • формирующее оцениваниеRussian
  • உருவாக்கம் மதிப்பீடுTamil
  • నిర్మాణాత్మక అంచనాTelugu
  • biçimlendirici değerlendirmeTurkish
  • ابتدائی تشخیصUrdu

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