PARCC and Smarter Balance will create the new Common Core assessments and they will be embedding more authentic performance tasks to connect the assessment to the “real-world”. We have resources to aid you in your endeavor of creating Authentic Performance Tasks.
In order to make sure that the Authentic Performance Task is sound, utilize the checklist as a guide or a critical thinking friend.
• The Authentic Performance Task Checklist will help you to generate authentic 21st Century tasks.
• See our additional resources (Authentic Performance Tasks and Rubric) that can support you in creating sound Authentic Performance Tasks.
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