-Provides differentiation for every students.Enough from me, however. If you're out of the know and are still stuck using the 'old way' of testing, read it from the source:
-Identify skills to remediate.
-Has xtinguished student test anxiety and has replaced it w/ student buy-in.
-Eliminates the need for students to make-up tests when absent.
-Significantly reduced the amount of time I spend grading.
-Creates an overarching picture of what the year looks like for myself and my students.
The Assessment Scheme to Rule them AllAs she well puts:
-Reflects current course knowledgeFor the remainder of my teaching career, this is what will drive my course and my teaching.
-Provides clear path to remediation