Thursday, February 27 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Is it Time to Scrap the C.R.A.A.P. Test? Using Formative Assessment to Improve Students’ Resource Selection Skills (edWeb.net)

Thursday, Feb 27 (3-4 pm)

Is it Time to Scrap the C.R.A.A.P. Test? UsingFormative Assessment to Improve Students’ Resource Selection Skills (edWeb.net)

Distinguishing truth from disinformation is onlya small part of a larger problem. Students frequently rely on shallow referencematerials as core sources for research, treat 2-minute news clips as in-depthjournalism, and fail to distinguish between reportage and opinion articles.Lecturing students about these shortcomings rarely helps\, but providingmeaningful feedback on research checkpoints (e.g., research questions, workscited lists, and thesis statements) can be instructionally effective. Join MichelleLuhtala as she shares replicable lessons and instructional materials to helplearners improve their inquiry skills.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.edweb.net/emergingtech


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