Category Archives: Peer and Self-Assessment

Assessment For Learning: Links on Research and Practical Classroom Approaches

https://cambridge-community.org.uk/professional-development/gswafl/index.html Very useful ¬†site on many aspects of the research and practice related to assessment for learning.   https://teacherhead.com/2019/01/10/revisiting-dylan-wiliams-five-brilliant-formative-assessment-strategies/ Tom Sherrington on key messages from research and some ideas for practical classroom applications.   https://www.theconfidentteacher.com/2016/05/learning-assessment-first/ https://www.theconfidentteacher.com/2013/03/motivating-students-using-gallery-critique-blogsync/ Blogs from Alex Quigley … Continue reading

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Case Studies on Developing Staff and Guidance for Managers in Supporting Advanced Practitioners/Coaches

1.Case Studies on Developing Staff A range of OTLA projects on how staff can be supported to develop their skills and understanding to support their learners more effectively.  Projects include investigations into effective observation practice, peer and virtual observation. https://improving-teaching.excellencegateway.org.uk/assessment-and-development/developing-staffContinue reading

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Developing self and peer assessment skills for teachers/tutors and learners

Firstly, and most importantly, they are validated by research on evidence-based methods of teaching and learning. Research suggests that these approaches can help us to push up achievement and develop students’ skills in learning to learn. For many this is … Continue reading

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