Strengthening Educational Assessment Capacity to Support Better Learning Outcomes

Focal Areas

  • Enhancing stakeholder capacity to use assessment data to improve teaching and learning
  • High-stakes examination reform
  • Training and professional development of teachers in use of classroom assessment practices

September 2017 Achievements

  • Baseline benchmarking of current assessment activities using SABER-Student Assessment tools
  • Hiring of experts to support design of computer-based mathematics test for Armenia’s Unified Entrance Examination
  • Hiring of experts to support finalization of Masters-level program in Educational Assessment
  • Study visit by Armenia Testing Center staff to National Examination and Assessment Center in Georgia to learn about their experiences with the introduction of computer-based testing