Properly structured assessments that help reveal students’ depth of knowledge are some of the most important elements of teaching and learning. eSM’s assessments provide educators with tools for teaching for understanding and enable them continuously assess students’ thinking processes and provide students with multiple opportunities to improve their thinking.
E-Singapore Math program contains hundreds of pre- and post-assessments in every grade, unit and topic. The pre-assessments show students’ level of readiness for learning a particular unit or topic. The post-assessments reveal students’ depth of knowledge acquired after learning a particular unit as well abilities to transfer that knowledge to solving other problems. Grade tests reveal students’ depth of knowledge upon completion of a year of learning.