Dates: 13th & 14th March 2012 | Time: 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

This workshop will focus on ways to implement a variety of checks for understanding and use data from formative assessments to evaluate and track objective mastery. Participants will practice creating formative assessments and be provided a toolkit of types of formative assessments and checks for understanding from a variety of different content areas.


Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th March 2012


2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Venue: Teachers’ Resource Centre

Address: C-121, Second Floor, Ehtasham Centre, Defence Authority Phase 1, Karachi.

Tel: 35392976 / 35394059


Through this workshop, participants will:

  • understand the goals of formative assessments and the importance of maintaining checks for understanding
  • share current practices in schools in carrying out formative assessment
  • evaluate given samples of checking practices in formative assessment and modify as appropriate for their classroom practice
  • become aware of ways to use formative assessments effectively in the classroom.

Who Should Attend

Primary Teachers

Workshop Leader

Mrs. Amanda Rawlings has an Honors BA degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, USA, where she studied Biology and Studio Art. She is currently the High School Principal at YES Prep East End, a low-income charter school in Houston, Texas. She has experience as a Biology instructor and Grade Level Manager and has training in teacher evaluations as High School Principal. She has been awarded the Kinder Excellence in Teaching Award for her work at YES Prep.

Medium of Instruction



Rs. 960/-

Last Date for Registration

9 March 2012

Last Date for Payment

9 March 2012

Total Seats: 25

Important Note

No refunds will be given if a cancellation is made one day before the workshop. 50% will be deducted if a cancellation is made two days before the workshop, and 25% in all other cases. If TRC cancels a workshop, a full refund will be given to all confirmed participants. Requests for refunds must be received within 5 working days of the workshop.

Please register and submit course fee promptly with the enrolment form.

For registration contact TRC at: 3539-4059 & 3539-2976