Program Design

This program involves (a) Training Course and (b) Certification. You can opt for either Training or Certification or both.

The training comprises three live workshops, each workshop will be for two hours from 5 pm to 7 pm on the respective dates and will involve about 1.5 hours total of pre-reading materials and post-workshop exercise.


Course Highlights

This section details the agenda of each of the three webinars included in the course. The competencies covered are drawn from Level 1 of CENTA® Standards. 

Record of completing certification - if you participate throughout the program & appear for the tests.

Modules and Contents

Workshop 1: Overview of Assessments - Purpose, Characteristics, Methods and Tools (SA.1)

Purpose and Characteristics of Assessments - Explore and define the three main purpose of assessments in different settings (diagnostic, formative, summative assessments), objective and subjective assessments

Different Assessment Methods and Formats - Look at different assessment formats and how this is linked to purposes and characteristics

Workshop 2: Effective Assessment Design and Insights from Assessments (SA.2)

Effective Assessment Design - Using Bloom’s Taxonomy to design effective assessments

Deriving Insights from Assessments - What are insights? How does this play a role in effective assessment design? Qualitative vs Quantitative insights

Workshop 3: Student Feedback and Remediation (SA.3)

Differentiation: What is differentiation and why is it important?

Different ways to differentiate: How to differentiate for pedagogical methods and resources, examples for each.

Role of Technology in Lesson Planning: How technology can be used to enhance teaching practices - Blended Learning.

Technology to create pedagogical resources: How to adapt existing resources, create new resources and many examples of simple technology tools.

Create a differentiated activity using one of the differentiation methods.

Adapt existing lesson plan to include technology tools and hands-on facilitated practice.


Certification Details

CENTA® Certification in Student Assessment and Remediation involves the following assessments:

Part 1: CENTA® Teaching Quotient (TQ) 

  • A 120-minute online test of Level 1 competencies of CENTA® Standards
  • 50 Multiple Choice questions (worth 75 marks) and 2 Video submissions (worth 25 marks)
  • Subject Understanding (40 marks), Understanding of Teaching or Pedagogical Practices (30 marks) and Communication Skills (30 marks)

Part 2 & 3: Test with video submission related to Student Assessment and Remediation competencies

Each test would be conducted as per the schedule provided in the 'Schedule' section.

Achievements:

  1. Digital Badge & Certificate - if you score more than 30% score in each section of the three tests mentioned above or 50% score overall. Click here to see the sample certificate.
  2. Distinction Certificate with a digital badge - if you score above 65% score overall.

Schedule

The schedule of the batch is mentioned below. If the date does not suit you- we have batches running regularly

August Batch 

Workshop Dates: 16th, 20th & 23rd August 2021

Test Date: 4th September 2021

Submission Deadline: 14th September 2021


Fees

  • For the Course: INR 3000 + GST only
  • For the Certification: INR 3000 + GST only
  • For both CENTA® Course and Certification: INR 5000 + GST (post a discount of INR 1000)
  • Special Fee for schools/ organizations available.
Infrastructure
  • Laptop/ Desktop/ Smartphone with a working web camera and microphone.
  • Stable internet connection (minimum download speed of 500 kbps, for smartphone - minimum 3G connection with sufficient data availability)