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This module explores descriptive purposeful feedback and its use as a strategy for differentiation and as a formative assessment tool. This module explores in detail research integral to understanding what effective and purposeful feedback is and the importance of providing specific and descriptive feedback. This module provides an evaluator the understanding and tools for how to use purposeful feedback to determine if a student is meeting the established performance criteria or if more intensive intervention is needed.
effective feedback, descriptive feedback, student performance, student engagement, student outcomes
Curriculum and Instruction | Education | Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research | Educational Methods
Conn, Julie; Bennett, Michelle; Maneen, Cari; and Andrew, Terree, "Increasing Student Outcomes Through Effective Feedback" (2015). Instructional Modules for Professional learning Responding to Opportunities and Valuing Educators (IMPROVE). Book 2.