Presented by John Scammell
Formative- an exchange of information between teachers and students; feedback for learning
Formatives should be risk free.
Students focus is on improving. Teachers focus is on changing instruction.
Students given comments only as feedback made 30% gains. Specific, pointed, descriptive comments. What is the next step?
Formatives are not always a noun. It can be a noun. But let's add more to our toolkit.
Dropbox handout (There are actually 85 strategies!)
Quick feedback: highlight the last place they were right.
Effective peer feedback comes from structured coaching.