Formative Assessment: Saving Time and Promoting Understanding


Duration: 1 Session - 90 mins

The formative assessment workshop is designed to help you understand why it is important check for student understanding and how to figure out what to check in your course. You’ll develop some of your own formative assessments and consider their implications for your teaching practice.

Charter Connections

This course addresses these Educator Commitments from Our Learning Charter:

  • AF 3.3 Provide students with prompt and constructive feedback on their learning progress at regular intervals throughout the course
  • AF 3.4 Design tools to both assess and enable student learning


If you are interested in this course, please email the Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching and Learning.

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