At the end of July, Illumina completed work on a major project with EDC – a free self-paced online course entitled “Creating and Using Performance Assessments – An Online Course for Practitioners” for the U.S. Department of Education’s Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast & Islands.

The course provides educators across the U.S. with detailed information on performance assessment.

Through five 30-minute modules, practitioners, instructional leaders, and administrators learn foundational concepts of assessment literacy and how to develop, score, and use performance assessments.

The course is available at