The Multiple Assessment Pathways (MAP) project is a three-phase research and development initiative of the Industry Training Authority to identify best practices in assessment and supporting standards frameworks to inform the design and piloting of alternative methodologies for assessing challengers seeking certification in a trade.
Assessment approaches are linked to occupational performance standards. Authentic assessments using a variety of methodologies appropriate to the occupation and the circumstances of the individual being assessed. Partners in this initiative include Propel, TransCDA, and the Canadian Council of directors of Apprenticeship (CCDA).
View the full report from ITA’s website here: http://www.itabc.ca/AssetFactory.aspx?did=250
Watch Sandy Steward (Industry Training Authority) present the MAP project at BCPLAN SUMMIT 2010.