WEBINAR: Formative Assessment in Action
Tuesday 21 March 2017 (1600-1700)
College lecturers and teaching staff; curriculum leaders; staff with additional responsibility for quality of learning and teaching.
- Virtual Event
- This is a free event.
Webinar 2 – Formative Assessment in Action
This webinar will identify a range of formative assessment techniques that can be used as part of direct interactive teaching.
This webinar is part of the series; Making Formative Assessment Work for You and Your Students.
Summary of Series
Using Assessment for Learning strategies, this series of three webinars will look at the component parts of formative assessment – and how these can be woven together as part of direct interactive teaching.
- What is assessment for learning?
- What does it look like in action?
- How does it develop reflective learning?
You can choose to attend individual webinars, or all three.
Each webinar aims to provide practical strategies that can be modelled by both the lecturer and student as part of the learning and teaching process.
Webinar 3 – Reflective learning – The Power of Feedback
Tuesday 18 April 2017 (1600–1700)
This webinar will illustrate how powerful feedback can develop inclusive practice and ultimately contribute to inter-dependent learning and impact on attainment and achievement.
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Each webinar is aligned to the Assessment element of the Scottish Government’s Professional Standards for Lecturers in Scotland’s Colleges: http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0039/00390659.pdf
The lecturer should be able to:
- use assessment feedback to and from learners to inform practice and promote learning
- devise suitable assessment strategies based on a critical understanding of the principles, purposes means and terminology of assessment