ACT Tessera theory of action for accurate social and emotional learning assessment for schools

The theory of action includes:

  • An overview about the ACT® Tessera™ next generation social and emotional learning assessment system, and the methods behind it.  
  • A graphical depiction of the theory of action, which outlines the claims that we wish to make concerning the mechanisms by which the assessment can impact a number of valued societal outcomes. 
  • The empirical and logical foundation supporting the assessment claims, using specific research evidence and addressing the associated challenges in today's schools.