The Berkeley Evaluation and Assessment Research (BEAR) Center coordinates several seminars designed to provide a forum for researchers to share cutting-edge findings and to prompt congenial discussion of educational assessment and evaluation topics.
Bear Seminar meets alternate Tuesdays from 3pm-5 at Berkeley Way West 1212 and also on Zoom, except where indicated otherwise.
|September 7, 2021||Introductions & Catching Up|
|September 21, 2021||Brent Duckor||Got formative assessment?
Exploring the history, logic, and assumptions of the field
from an evidence-centered design perspective
|October 5, 2021||Richard Patz||Equitability Considerations in Construct Definition|
|October 19, 2021||Zachary Pardos||Resilience or Loss? Learning Under Emergency Remote Instruction at Ca: A Learning Analytics Perspective||video(mp4)|
|November 9, 2021 (rescheduled)||Klaas Sijtsma||Role of Modeling When Located Between Theory and Data||
|MONDAY, November 15, 2021, 3pm-4, online only||Mark Wilson||Finding the right grain-size for measurement in the classroom (2021 AERA Lindquist Lecture)|
|November 30, 2021||Joshua Sussman||Beyond Achievement Gaps: Differential Rates of Progress Along an Early Childhood Learning Progression|