Assessment by Bernadette Ollerhead

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he existence of a comprehensive assessment process, for learners and the provider, is crucial. Petty (2004) states ‘Assessment measures the breadth and depth of learning. In the right hands, assessment can inspire, motivate, and provide the feedback which is essential for targeting prompt corrective help.

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Assessment by Bernadette OllerheadThe existence of a comprehensive assessment process, for learners and the provider, is crucial. Petty (2004) states Assessment measures the breadth and depth of learning. In the right hands, assessment can inspire, motivate, and provide the feedback which is essential for targeting prompt corrective help. The purpose is two-fold; to identify strengths and barriers to participation in learning. Information feeds into a personal action plan, the implementation of which aims to remove or reduce those barriers.An assessment should-Build a comprehensive picture of the learners needsEstablish different and sometimes conflicting views of the learnerProvide baseline information-skills, competencies, abilities, attainmentsInform action planIdentify additional support needsInform and re-inform work done with/on behalf of learnerAssessment is not an isolated event but part of an ongoing process that should build upon or complete gaps in existing information. We are sent information from other agencies accompanying referral documentation. This can be incorporated into our assessment process as good practice dictates that assessme

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