Teachers have been using formative assessment in their classroom for years. But with newer technology and Naiku, we talk to teachers about using reflection and journaling as part of their formative assessment, and why it is so beneficial to students.
Reflection and Journaling
Using confidence checks on a short quiz are a fantastic way for students to gain insight into how well they know a subject. Teachers can look at this data quickly to see how confident their classroom is, and check the confidence of individual students.
Often teachers want to utilize pre-existing multiple-choice questions because they’re already ready to go. But often a level of fidelity is lost with this question type. A student may answer a question incorrectly, but actually have a strong grasp of the concept. So teachers can regain insight, we enable teachers to ask students for their answer rationale by “telling more.”
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