Formative Assessment and Feedback SEP Technology
Benefits Provides information about where students are in the learning process Allows the teacher to revise instruction to better meet students needs Enables redirecting of students in towards a learning objective Facilitates improved student work by providing feedback before the product has been finalized
Blogs Immediate feedback – quick turn around in revision Extend the school day Peer feedback Archiving feature Feedback from multiple sources Discussions about feedback (interactive, not one way)
Collaborative Authoring See progress of project as it is completed, not only final product Discussion tab (wiki) Comments or questions designed to extend thinking of students Read student discussions over creation of the product, providing insight into student thinking process Comment feature (Google Docs) Revision history Who has contributed? How often? What did they contribute?
Social Bookmarking Ensure credibility of resources Suggest useful resources