Evaluation and Testing of Students - Diagnostic & Progress Test


This video is part of our video series on "Evaluation and Testing of Students". In this video, we look at the diagnostic and progress test. A diagnostic test gives the teacher information about the students' current strengths and weaknesses, while a progress test is usually held multiple times during a course covering all the material taught up until that point to check understanding.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

The different present tense forms can be used to determine whether something is happening continuously or has happened for a definite or indefinite period of time. I understand the grammar and forms of the present tense but I found this unit challenging. It was difficult to remember the rules by which one is classified as continuous, simple, or perfect.This broad unit covers the use of various materials either from known sources or creative for the classroom setting. This unit describes the costs and benefits of using these various materials in numerous settings to produce effective and meaningful results that can successfully impact the learning of both the students in the individual and group sense.