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report on a formative assessment study of gender issues in primary education in Malawi

Fritz Kadyoma

report on a formative assessment study of gender issues in primary education in Malawi

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Published by Malawi Institute of Education, Dept. of School and Teacher Development, Gender Appropriate Curriculum Unit in [Domasi, Malawi] .
Written in English

  • Malawi,
  • Malawi.
    • Subjects:
    • Girls -- Education (Elementary) -- Malawi -- Evaluation.,
    • Educational equalization -- Malawi.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFormative assessment study of gender issues in primary education in Malawi
      Statementby Fritz Kadyoma, Dora Mwalwenje, Duncan Nyirenda.
      ContributionsMwalwenje, Dora., Nyirenda, Duncan.
      LC ClassificationsLC2475.8 .K22 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination55 p. ;
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3984031M
      LC Control Number2001311467

      One way to train and form habits of mind is by applying formative assessment. This study is aimed to know the effect of formative assessment in improving habits of mind. The method used was quasi-experiment design. As many as 31 students were given treatment i.e. by giving them formative assessment through stages of UbD for one semester.

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