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An investigation into the implementation of portfolio assessment of the isiZulu learning area in grade 9.
The research on implementation of portfolio assessment as part of continuous assessment (CASS), came about as I noticed the enormous challenges faced by educators as a result of implementation of the new curriculum, the ...
Formative assessment in grade 8 mathematics : teachers' perceptions and implementation.
The constitution of Republic of South Africa (Act 108 of 1996) provides the basis for curriculum transformation and assessment for development in South Africa. The curriculum aims to develop the full potential of each ...
An investigation of teachers' assessment practices at Zenon high school in Lesotho.
The literature has shown that the traditional way of assessment which is paper-pencil tests and/or examinations has always been the most dominant and trusted form of assessment. This study investigated assessment practices ...
An analysis of differential tests as a predictor for learner performance in first year biosciences.
This research project aims to establish the predictive validity of a set of aptitude tests for the first year Biosciences programme at a merging South African University. The study aims to address the problem of selection ...
Analysis of dynamic assessment as an alternative to static assessment using the group administration of Feuerstein's learning potential assessment device.
Vygotsky (1978, as cited in Day, Engelhardt, Maxwell and Bolig, 1997) argued that a complete profile of intellectual competence must include both static measures of what the child already knows and dynamic measures of ...
Investigation into the academic performance of students in bioscience at the University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, with particular reference to the Science Foundation Programme students.
Performance of individual students in a course at a tertiary institution is usually reflected in a final mark that determines their progress and transfer to higher courses. Performance of students in a first year course, ...