Category Archives: Feedback

Giving that first, painful, negative feedback…

This is the time of year when I give the new 1st-year students the feedback on their first attempt at a University Geography essay. The way I have been handling this for the last few years involves a certain amount

Giving that first, painful, negative feedback…

This is the time of year when I give the new 1st-year students the feedback on their first attempt at a University Geography essay. The way I have been handling this for the last few years involves a certain amount

Encouraging students to “engage with” feedback

Feedback is a big issue in University teaching just now. The National Student Survey and the various league tables of how good each course is supposed to be quite reasonably emphasise the importance of giving timely and appropriate feedback on

Encouraging students to “engage with” feedback

Feedback is a big issue in University teaching just now. The National Student Survey and the various league tables of how good each course is supposed to be quite reasonably emphasise the importance of giving timely and appropriate feedback on