Tag Archives: feedback

My midyear report card

So my midyear report card results are in. As always, they’re a mixed bag. Here are a few comments directly from the kiddos. First, the good: I like the amount of time we have to explore math in the class. … Continue reading

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Internalizing feedback without seeing it

I’ve found that students all too often overlook, or simply ignore, the feedback I give them on assessments. For whatever reason they just don’t use it. This is a problem. I value reassessment and see feedback as crucial in that … Continue reading

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Exams: tools for feedback, answers provided, and lagged

I’ve made three fundamental changes to my unit exams this year. Part One: Exams as tools for feedback After a student gets an exam back, what’s the first thing they notice? Easy: their overall score. That’s why I’m not putting … Continue reading

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