How much thinking do you do before you give student feedback?
When I was in grade four I had a teacher tell me that I would have to work very hard if I wanted to be a writer when I grew up because my writing wasn’t very good.
That tiny sentence, said in passing one day after I’d shared a story I wrote on my own, has stuck with me for all these years. When you give a student feedback, sticks with them, even when you don’t think it will. You need to make sure your feedback helps them become better students and guides them without being ultra-judgy and destroying their self-esteem.
This can be a challenging task (especially when we’re overwhelmed with things to get done). Keep reading to find out how you can master the art of giving students feedback.[Read more…] about How to Give Student Feedback That’s Amazing