Posts Tagged ‘feedback for learning’

Feedback and Technology for Learning

October 24, 2016

One of the most valuable contributions anyone can make to another person’s learning is constructive feedback. Feedback on performance, when effective, is widely considered to be integral to learning. People learn faster and more deeply when they know the strengths and weaknesses of their performances and, most importantly, actions to take to improve future performances. […]

‘Multiple Choices’ for Students…Helping or Hindering?

September 1, 2016

There is an increased focus on student choice in education today, which in turn has created more student-centered classrooms that use problem-based learning. However, as institutions try to incorporate more student-centered initiatives into the classroom, there is often a lack of critical consideration for the potentially negative effects increased choice may have on student learning. […]