Assessment- Dirty word? http://jesu_it.pen.io/If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow-John Dewey
Discuss0 What are some of the benefits of formative assessment?0 How has it been utilized?
Tech + F.A0 Personal technology allows for a faster feedback loop0 Remediation can be differentiated more effectively0 Relationship between students and teachers grows - cura personalisNB- There is no one size approach.
Socrative0 Online tool where teachers can create assessments0 Quizzes can be M.C, T/F or open-response0 Answers are collated and reports sent to teachers in Excel format
Use #1: Pre-Made Quiz0 Quizzes can be student paced or teacher paced0 Teacher gets immediate feedback on device0 Let’s practice. I hope you remember all things Jesuit
Use #2: Impromptu Quiz0 If students are grappling with a complex subject, an impromptu quiz will measure their understanding0 Questions are dictated orally; students enter their response0 Teachers can “send” responses to student screens and they can vote on the best.
Use #3: Exit CheckSocrative has a generic exit check; Cannot be modified
General… Strengths Limitations0 Students enjoy 0 Students could forge immediate their names 0 Only 50 users/activity. feedback Only 1 activity running0 Quick and easy to 0 A quiz can not be use reviewed before final0 Quizzes are submission. Once a question is GRADED answered, it is final.0 Device agnostic
Google Forms0 Another great option for formative assessment.0 Embedding in Pen.IO took all of ten seconds.0 Life is all about options!