Feedback from the student to the instructor is just as important to your students’ academic success as your feedback to them. Informal feedback from students, collected via surveys or interpersonal communications, can provide an instructor with insight into student attitudes and their needs regarding learning. To learn more about the importance of real feedback and the feedback collection methods used to make teaching more effective, watch Bill Gates’ TED Talks Education video “Teachers need real feedback“.
Do you want to become more efficient when using technology? We recommend viewing this short TED talks video from David Pogue, Emmy-winning technology correspondent for CBS News Sunday Morning. Here you will learn about using keyboard shortcuts for computers and mobile devices, Google search tips, and more.