When :from Thursday 9 April, 2020 13:00 to Thursday 9 April, 2020 14:30
Type of event :Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
This webinar aims, among others, to share information and facilitate peer learning about how governments are planning for and/or coping with assessment issues, especially high-stakes exams in the context of prolonged and massive school and university closure and a shift to distance learning.
The webinar will look at coping strategies that countries have adopted or are considering with regard to high-stakes exams, in particular those related to end-ofkey levels, compulsory education, school leaving, university entrance exams and gateways/qualifications for job.
- Concept note
- Managing high-stakes assessments and exams during crisis, UNESCO COVID-19 Education Response Education Sector Issue Note 4.3, May 2020
- Background document: English - French - Spanish - Arabic
- Useful resources