UPDATE: 36 Digital Formative Assessment Tools for the Classroom
If you’ve followed our blog here at Teach Learn Grow, you know that we’re a huge proponent of formative assessment. There is no shortage of formative assessment techniques available to teachers to use in their classroom. They provide teachers the valuable feedback they need to adjust their teaching so student learning moves forward. Add to the many techniques the digital tools available these days in smartphones and tablets, and formative assessment becomes easier than ever to implement. We’ve blogged previously about some of these digital tools, and I recently came across Jeff Knutson’s blog at Graphite – Fantastic Formative Assessment Tools that Give Great Feedback. Here are Jeff’s digital formative assessment finds that we can add to our list: Kahoot - A game-based classroom response system, where teachers can create quizzes using Internet content.Backchannel Chat - Similar to TodaysMeet, this site offers a teacher-moderated version of Twitter.