Michelle Riconscente: ECD for Simulations and Games @ CREATE Lab, 196 Mercer St., 8th Floor

07/15/2013 12:30 pm – 07/15/2013 2:00 pm Evidence-centered design (ECD) has gained popularity as a framework for designing and implementing assessments in a variety of contexts. In this interactive brown bag, we’ll present the fundamental principles and rationale behind ECD. We’ll also explore the ways that ECD can be used to support learning and assessment in simulation and game environments. Optional advance reading: Mislevy, R., & Riconscente, M. (2005). Evidence-centered assessment design: Layers, structures, and terminology (PADI Technical Report 9). Menlo Park, CA: SRI International. Riconscente, M., Mislevy, R., Hamel, L., & PADI Research Group (2005). An introduction to PADI task templates (PADI Technical Report 3). Menlo Park, CA: SRI International.