Ch 4: Feedback in Content-Based Instruction

About This Chapter

Effective feedback is an essential, albeit elusive, tool for educators all over the world. If you're struggling with providing content feedback for your students that is both productive and insightful, our expert instructors are here to help you.

Feedback in Content-Based Instruction - Chapter Summary

We'll show you effective techniques you can use to ensure that your content feedback focuses on student achievement and reaching new goals. This guide will show how to provide effective feedback in a variety of formats so you'll be prepared to give great constructive criticism, regardless if it's on paper or orally. Our professional instructors are here to help you:

  • Understand the importance of proper feedback that focuses on student achievement
  • Provide oral constructive criticism
  • Analyze the difference between explicit and implicit errors and what role they play in formulating effective feedback strategies
  • Organize more effective peer-feedback sessions

The expert instructors featured in these short, informative video lessons can help you improve your content-based feedback. Our lessons come equipped with accurate transcripts for clarity and numerous video tags to allow you to jump back to specific lesson topics and learn at your own pace.

How It Helps

  • Give More Effective Feedback: These lessons will help you implement more efficient content-based feedback techniques.
  • Organize Better Peer-Feedback Sessions_: You'll be able to organize more effective peer-feedback sessions using our proven methods.
  • Become More Versatile in Your Content-Based Feedback: We'll show you which techniques are more appropriate for certain formats.
  • Adjust Feedback to Meet Needs of Students: By focusing on student achievement, you will develop skills in ways to adjust your feedback to different problems that students have.

Skills Covered

By the end of this chapter you'll be able to:

  • Better assess the needs of your students and provide appropriate feedback
  • Give effective oral and written content-based feedback
  • Optimize peer-feedback sessions
  • Understand the difference between implicit and explicit errors and the role each play in proper content-based constructive criticism

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