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Teach Your Students to Assess Their Own Learning

Collection by Dana Sparkman Ph.D. In the past, teachers have traditionally conducted all assessment of student learning, but students should have a large role in this important activity! In this collection, teachers can learn about ways to involve students in self-assessment to promote ownership of learning. The tutorials featured in this collection come from Capella University's Free PD for Digital Educators program and uses the Sophia platform to deliver learning around this competency.
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Teach Your Students to Assess Their Own Learning
  • Student Data Binder

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    Capella University says:
    If you are too busy to create new templates for students to use for self-tracking, this is the site for you! The site contains templates for conferencing forms, running records, student mission statements, reading logs, goal sheets, and more.
  • Capella University says:
    Data binders are comprehensive tools that allow students to track their own learning. These binders may contain individual learning goals, action plans, charts and graphs of progress, and sample formative assessments. They are an excellent addition to parent-teacher conferences.
  • Capella University says:
    Montgomery County Schools are very focused on the assessment of student learning, and they expect their students to take ownership of it. On this site, you will learn about ten tools that teachers in Montgomery County use to help their students learn and evaluate their own learning.
  • Capella University says:
    Tracking their progress toward learning goals helps students take ownership of their learning. In this video tutorial, you will learn different strategies for helping students track their progress, including learning logs, portfolios, consensograms, and data binders.
  • Capella University says:
    This Teaching Channel video shows student self-assessment in action. Using a red-yellow-green card system attached to criteria, students are able to assess their own writing pieces and the teacher can see "at a glance" which students need help.
  • Capella University says:
    Assessment should not just be a teacher activity - students should learn to self-assess their work as well. In this video tutorial, you will learn about the importance of student self-assessment and strategies for teaching students to self-assess.