MasteryConnect Launches Mobile Assessment App
MasteryConnect has launched a
new mobile app that will allow teachers to take advantage of its
assessment platform as they move around the classroom. At the same
company announced its new mobile evidence capture feature is in beta
The MasteryConnect platform is designed to help teachers identify a student's level of understanding of
academic concepts, allowing them to then personalize instruction for
student and each classroom. With the app, teachers will now be able to
iPads to gather in-the-moment formative data on the go and then use the
match resources to individual student needs.
app's evidence capture capabilities will give teachers an accessible
document student performance by uploading photographs and notes before
them to assessments within the MasteryConnect interface.
platform can give immediate feedback, assessments, results and data
lead to quick revision of teaching strategies. In the classroom,
use MasteryConnect to measure each student's mastery of concepts, but
trends and outliers on a classroom scale. District administrators can
use it to
gauge academic performance across all grade levels.
capture enhances those capabilities by identifying student needs in
It is the first step in the company's plan to give teachers more ways
deliver artifacts of student learning to parents.
evidence capture provides teachers a clear, authentic view of student
said MasteryConnect Chief Learning Officer Trenton Goble. "It's a game
for teachers as they document student learning and target
is recruiting current users of its platform to participate in beta
with plans for a full rollout later this fall.
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.