Formative Resources

Vermont districts, schools, and educators now have access to formative assessment resources provided by Cognia. Easily integrated into both classroom and remote learning, Cognia formative assessments provide actionable feedback that helps teachers and learners identify misconceptions, define success, and adjust instruction. Effective assessment items are one part of the formative process and can be difficult to find or create.

Vermont educators can access the high-quality Formative Content Library for downloadable item sets and detailed technical resources to support implementation and interpretation for instructional decision making. Resources available provide all the information teachers need, including a blueprint that outlines the standards and learning targets, scoring keys, scoring rubrics and sample responses, and details on related skills and targets. The online assessments have easy to use educator and student interfaces as well as instant scoring and customized report management.