To assess the quality of thoughts of people, don't listen to their words, but watch their actions.
Assessment is about teachers and not about students.
You need to assess yourself on a yearly basis and see how far you have gone and what you still need to work on
Evaluate and assess your life on a daily
The best way to assess yourself is to base the assessment on the product you produce daily
Use two-way communication on oral exams to check the students' knowledge, not their attitudes. Checking attitudes can lead to the slippery area of subjective assessment.
This strange new test called PISA, which stood for the Program for International Student Assessment. Instead of a typical test question, which might ask which combination of coins you needed to buy something, PISA asked you to design your own coins, right there in the test booklet.
The U.S. State Department has a consistent record of error in the assessment of Asian situations and judging Red Chinese intentions.
After the Volcker Fund collapsed, I got another grant from the Lilly Endowment to do a history of the U.S., which I worked on from 1962-66. The original idea was to take the regular facts and put a libertarian assessment on everything.
Based on assessment of all available information and following several expert consultations, I have decided to raise the current level of influenza pandemic alert from phase 4 to phase 5.
Our assessment of socio-economic worth is largely a sham. We scientists should not lend ourselves to it - though we routinely do. We should, instead, insist on applying the criterion of quality.