This webinar features Dr. Margaret Heritage and Dr. Carmella Fair. Dr. Heritage, a Senior Scientist at WestEd and consultant for the development of the K-3 Formative Assessment Process, examines how formative assessment informs teaching and learning. Dr. Fair, the NC FALCON Coordinator at NCDPI, discusses the NC Balanced Assessment System and the important role of Formative Assessment and how it fits with other types of assessment. The webinar concludes with a Q&A session with participants. (55 minutes)