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Make Formative Assessment More Student-Centered

2020-10-05T09:06:56+00:00October 5th, 2020|Tags: , , , , |

Make Formative Assessment More Student-Centered is a video created by the Common Sense team, a non-profit organization that provides educators and students with the resources they need to harness the power of technology for learning and life. This video provides three tips for great formative assessment. Does formative assessment begin and end with a quiz? Many popular formative assessment apps like Kahoot!, Plickers, and Socrative make giving and scoring quizzes easy and efficient. They also give teachers great feedback on learning and instruction. But quizzes and feedback are the top of the iceberg. To unlock formative assessment’s full potential, go beyond [...]

ELEOT: Effective Learning Environments Observation Tool

2019-11-13T09:10:07+00:00November 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , | The Effective Learning Environments Observation Tool (ELEOT) is a learner-centric classroom observation tool that comprises 28 items organized in seven environments aligned. The ELEOT provides useful, relevant, structured, and quantifiable data on the extent to which students are engaged in activities and/or demonstrate knowledge, attitudes, and/or dispositions that are conducive to effective learning. The environments are: Equitable Learning High Expectations Supportive Learning Active Learning Progress Monitoring and Feedback Well-Managed Learning Digital Learning The ELEOT provides an aggregate picture of classrooms across an entire school but also can be used formative and reflectively at grade level, in content-specific ways (e.g., to gather data [...]