The Psychology of Feedback and Assessment

For our last post of the semester, we turn to this entry of Tomorrow’s Professor, where Rick Ries of Stanford University refers to the work of L. Dee Fink and Grant Wiggins to remind us of the importance of feedback. It also provides tangible examples of an...

20 Ways To Provide Effective Feedback For Learning

This article describes 20 ways to provide effective feedback. Most are appropriate for K-12 classrooms; however, many are universal. Some particularly effective suggestions include: Explain to students what they are doing right and incorrectly. Provide an explanation...