The Education Week Spotlight on Assessment is a collection of articles hand-picked by Education Week editors including the following topics: classroom evidence of learning, formative assessment, computer-adaptive testing, the promises and challenges of open-ended test items, and the debate over standardized testing.
This collection of articles provides timely and relevant information that has the potential to be used effectively. Although topic coverage could certainly be broader, these easy-to-read articles are well-written and informative, and contain important content. Typically, EdWeek publications are very user-friendly, practical, and relevant, especially for staff development. The cost is competitive with other journals and new information is posted and available regularly.