I don’t usually recommend purchasing books, but I think this one is well worth the investment. Here is a brief description and a link:
How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students, 2nd Edition
by Susan M. Brookhart
Table of Contents
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Chapter 6. Feedback: The Long View—Does Feedback Improve Learning?
A Short Excerpt:
“Feedback can lead to learning only if the students have opportunities to use it. One of the best ways you can help students learn to use feedback is to make sure you build in opportunities for students to use it fairly soon after they receive it. The “long view” of feedback, using the metaphor of a telescope lens, helps us remember to focus on the consequences of feedback. Did the feedback improve student learning?”
- Model giving and using feedback yourself.
- Teach students where feedback comes from.
- Teach students self-and peer-assessment skills
- Increase students’ interest in feedback because they own