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5 Tips for Providing Effective Feedback to Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Tips for Providing Effective Feedback to Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it

In a recent post published by Edutopia entitled " 5 research-based tips for providing students with meaningful feedback", Stenger made a strong case for the importance of feedback in students learning. She backed her argument with a plethora of scientific studies and came up with some useful suggestions for teachers to consider when giving feedback to students.


Via Elizabeth E Charles, Les Howard
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I think direct feedback to learners is highly important if one is to ever take ownership of knowledge..

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iPad Research in Schools - Use and Impact of the iPad

iPad Research in Schools - Use and Impact of the iPad | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it

An in-depth study that took place in Scotland, looking at "issues associated with the deployment of personal mobile devices as tools for teaching and learning."
Four themes were identified:

* How tablet devices impacted teaching and learning?

* Leadership and management issues

* Parental engagement

* Professional development and learning for teachers

The post lists six headlines from the study, including (quoting):

* The adoption of mobile technologies on a personal basis significantly increases access to technology for students, both inside and beyond school, with many attendant benefits for learning which include greater motivation, engagement, parental involvement, and understanding of complex ideas.

 * Teachers are equally engaged by the use of a device like the iPad which has a low learning curve enabling them to use it immediately as a teaching tool and a learning tool for themselves.

For more information click through to the article. To download the report you will need to go a link at the end of the articles "iPad Scotland Evaluation."


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We’re Marketers, Not Soldiers: How Combative Competition Is Killing Creativity

We’re Marketers, Not Soldiers: How Combative Competition Is Killing Creativity | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Why do marketers revel in military jargon? Must we really rally troops to deploy conquest ads or fire quick hits of bleeding-edge apps?

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ManagingAmericans's comment, February 16, 2013 12:45 AM
Thanks Karen, insightful indeed.
Oakville Deals's curator insight, February 16, 2013 2:56 PM

This is an article that I was going to write. I think it is an American thing.

Karen Dietz's comment, February 18, 2013 12:05 PM
Glad you enjoyed the article and found it useful!