Fast and Effective Feedback 1-Day Institute: Practical Question Techniques for Eliciting and Responding to your Students - Part 1

Details

This session explores how making small adjustments to your questioning technique takes little additional preparation time but can have a profound effect on student outcomes. We discuss a score of practical techniques for eliciting and responding to your students as a whole class and one on one. Emphasis will be given to the everyday challenges of questioning: offering strategies for helping students who are reluctant to answer questions or who offer incorrect responses, dealing with interruptions, eliciting more detailed answers and addressing students who dominate class discussion.


Objectives and Outcomes

  • Learn how to foster fuller participation in class discussion
  • Discuss techniques for addressing interruptions
  • Learn how to sequence questions effectively
  • Explore strategies for eliciting more thorough ‘evidentiary reasoning’ from students of all abilities

Additional Information

SKU CONF2020JAI
Session Session 1 - 8:45am - 10:30am
Day Day 4
Topic Assessment, Student Engagement

This session explores how making small adjustments to your questioning technique takes little additional preparation time but can have a profound effect on student outcomes. We discuss a score of practical techniques for eliciting and responding to your students as a whole class and one on one. Emphasis will be given to the everyday challenges of questioning: offering strategies for helping students who are reluctant to answer questions or who offer incorrect responses, dealing with interruptions, eliciting more detailed answers and addressing students who dominate class discussion.


Objectives and Outcomes

  • Learn how to foster fuller participation in class discussion
  • Discuss techniques for addressing interruptions
  • Learn how to sequence questions effectively
  • Explore strategies for eliciting more thorough ‘evidentiary reasoning’ from students of all abilities