Self-assessment is an undersung hero in the online instructor’s toolbox. It can not only help students develop skills in critical analysis, research by Sharma, et al. (2016) found it can increase their interest and motivation level, leading to enhanced learning and better academic performance. How ‘bout them apples?! Watch on to learn more.
“A Scholarly Review of Research on Student Self-Assessment,” H. Andrade, 2019
“The Importance of Student Self Assessment,” E. Beard, 2021
“Self-assessment Is About More Than Self: the enabling role of feedback literacy,” Yan & Carless, 2021
“Developing Student Feedback Literacy,” K. Mosley (if you’re like me and don’t like long research articles)