Using Technology for Formative Assessment to Improve Students’ Learning
The article focuses on the importance of technology in the classes but also the need for formative assessment. Formative assessments give the students feedback on their learning process. For the teachers, it shows their teaching effectiveness. Different technology is classroom response structures. The apps are providing real-time formative assessment data that should help the student and teacher.
This article provides the result of the app Plickers.com with a literature review. To find the effectiveness of using technology using the assessment tool Plickers. The conclusion is that using the app improves students` learning. The most crucial point is that student’s engagement is improved. Using technology using different apps helps provide direct feedback and makes the lesson exciting, enjoyable and informative.