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Getting and Giving Student Feedback

Posted on January 13, 2010 at 3:30pm 1 Comment

Check out this article by Heather Rader on getting and giving student feedback, a concept that is central to AFL!

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Getting and Giving Student Feedback

Heather Rader

I saved this quote from an email with the title "Why We Love Children":

A little girl had just finished her first… Continue

Helping First Graders with Metacognition

Posted on November 18, 2009 at 2:16pm 3 Comments

An important part of Assessment For Learning is helping students know "what they know" and "what they don't." For younger students (K-1), this is certainly a challenge. What follows is a nugget worth sharing from The Daily Five by Joan Moser and Gail Boushey...

As teachers are modeling a particular procedure or strategy, or after students have practiced a technique, teachers ask the students to gauge their understanding or performance in the following way: "Hold your fist close to… Continue

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At 10:01am on August 19, 2009, Scott Habeeb said…
Welcome to Assessment FOR Learning. Thanks for joining!

Please take a moment to introduce yourself on the Introductions Forum.

Feel free to add any ideas, blog posts, forum discussions, or videos that you think would be helpful to people as they are considering AFL in their classroom/schools.

If you have ideas for content that should be added, feel free to let me know.

Thanks again!

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