Skip to main content

Home/ Diigo In Education/ Group items tagged exams

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Martin Burrett

Teachers predict pupil success just as well as exam scores - 14 views

  •  
    "New research from King's College London finds that teacher assessments are equally as reliable as standardised exams at predicting educational success. The researchers say their findings, published today in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, question whether the benefits of standardised exams outweigh the costs."
C CC

Using metacognition during exams - a guide for teachers and students - UKEdChat - 29 views

  •  
    A useful guide developed to help teachers and students use metacognition and metacognitive skills during the exam period.
Martin Burrett

5 Easy Ways to Help Exam-Level Students by @RichardJARogers - 5 views

  •  
    "Many students require years of experience to discover their preferred (and most efficient) style of revision. For me, I found that dictating my notes to myself and playing them through my earphones when I lay in bed at night was effective, but this might not work for everyone."
Martin Burrett

Checking phones in lectures can cost students half a grade in exams - 25 views

  •  
    "Students perform less well in end-of-term exams if they are allowed access to an electronic device, such as a phone or tablet, for non-academic purposes in lectures, a new study in Educational Psychology finds. Students who don't use such devices themselves but attend lectures where their use is permitted also do worse, suggesting that phone/tablet use damages the group learning environment."
Martin Burrett

Exams: Use the motivation, lose the stress by @rhcaseby - UKEdChat - 11 views

  •  
    "Ten tips to beat exam stress"
Martin Burrett

Life After Exams - 7 views

  •  
    "We are currently deep in the middle of exam season here in the UK, but the end is in sight. But what do you and your pupils do with this strange time after exams when so much of your time effort (blood and sweat). Do you revel in the limbo and become demob happy, or full throttle to the end of the year? In this session of #UKEdChat we discuss your plans and opinions to 'life after exams'."
Martin Burrett

Activities after SATs Exams - 11 views

  •  
    "Activities after SATs Exams"
Martin Burrett

Video: 30 Revision Apps, Sites & Tools - 35 views

  •  
    A collection of 30 apps & website to help students learn and study for exams
Martin Burrett

The UKEd Podcast - Episode 01 - Getting ready for exams - 7 views

  •  
    "We've gone and launched the first episode of the UKEd Podcast, created by the UKEdChat team. The focus in this episode is all about helping pupils get ready for their exams, as this critical stage in the year is creeping upon us."
Margaret FalerSweany

Why Flunking Exams Is Actually a Good Thing - NYTimes.com - 2 views

  • the tests appear to improve subsequent performance in topics that are not already familiar, whether geography, sociology or psychology.
  • Across a variety of experiments, psychologists have found that, in some circumstances, wrong answers on a pretest aren’t merely useless guesses. Rather, the attempts themselves change how we think about and store the information contained in the questions.
Wayne Holly

ExamTime Home - 62 views

  •  
    Improve your study with our specially designed software.
tab_ras

Crib Sheets Help Students Prioritize and Organize Course Content | Faculty Focus - 66 views

  •  
    A brief analysis of how crib sheets help review and can assist in the learning process
1 - 16 of 16
Showing 20 items per page