Write an informative and summative overview of the importance of assessment in early childhood.
Be sure to address the following:
Introduction (one page)
- Why should we assess young children?
- What is purposeful assessment?
Part 1 Appropriate and Responsible Practices
Complete Part 1 by providing a thorough discussion of the following:
- The importance of assessment in early childhood
- The need for assessment in early childhood
- How assessment fosters healthy development
- How assessment can guide teaching and learning
All information should be properly cited from course readings and from your own research, including six or more scholarly resources with at least four from the last 5 years.