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Peer Assessment and Review

Peer assessment and review provide powerful learning experiences and growth opportunities.

Peer Review of Student Assignments

Peer Assessment
Cornell University provides a detailed guide that explains the why and how of peer assessment for student assignments.

Strategies for Peer and Self Assessment for Easier Feedback
Adam Schoenbart provides a variety of strategies for getting students more involved in the feedback process.

Peer Assessment and Review
Ros Smith provides a powerful rationale for using peer assessment, as well as links to research involving peer review and evaluation, and helpful tools.

Peer Feedback in the Workplace

How to Get the Feedback You Need
Carolyn O'Hara discusses how to ask the right questions to promote the kinds of feedback needed to learn and grow.

What criteria can be used to judge the performance of people at work?
Michael Cardus, a team building expert, shares the research of Elliott Jaques and Stephen Clement on what criteria to use when evaluating work.

6 Tips for Giving Feedback in the Workplace
Amanda Augustine provides 6 helpful tips for providing constructive feedback.

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