PACT Is Recruiting for SY 2017-18. Contact Us CS Teachers & Researchers use our assessments Get a first look at our framework for assessing computational thinking: Assessment Design Patterns for Computational Thinking Practices in Secondary Computer Science Robots building a puzzle

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Analyzing and Modeling the Computational Thinking Domain

Identify the knowledge and skills underlying computational thinking practices, and provide a model for assessing them.

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Developing and Validating Assessments

Apply design patterns and task templates to guide the development of assessments for the Exploring Computer Science (ECS) curriculum.

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Investigating Impact of Implementation on Learning

Use assessments and other measures to investigate how implementation of ECS impacts secondary students' computational thinking practices.

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Supporting Teachers' Assessment Literacy Practices

Investigate the design and delivery of high-quality assessment literacy materials and sustainable, ongoing training as part of the ECS teacher professional development workshops.