Resources in Category: "Feedback Best Practices"



What Students Say About Instructor Feedback

What do students value in terms of instructor feedback on their writing? And, how does the timing of the receipt of feedback impact the development of students’ writing skills? Turnitin recently conducted a survey of nearly 900 students to gather insights into how instructor feedback impacts the development of student writing.

What's Wrong with Wikipedia?

In this webcast, we explore the connection between student source choices and the development of research and critical thinking skills. We also discuss the development of the Turnitin website evaluation rubric to help students enhance their competencies in evaluating online sources.

Positive Feedback Strategies

How do you engage students in the writing process? How do you reach both struggling students who need more personalized and in-depth feedback while challenging students that excel to do better—in a limited amount of time? And, how can we, as educators, help students to do more with their writing and meet them with where they're at?

Revision Assistant : Behind the Scenes

Revision Assistant : Behind the Scenes

This paper takes an in-depth look at the technology and content that powers Revision Assistant, a new stand-alone product from Turnitin that delivers formative feedback to students as they write. Creators Elijah Mayfield and David Adamson explore how they partnered with educators to build Revision Assistant’s content from the ground up, and how the tool leverages cutting edge machine learning to give students feedback when and where they need it most.

Favorite Feedback : Fact and Fiction

Educators work hard to give their students thoughtful feedback on their work. But how helpful do students find that feedback? This infographic explores the disconnect between their views, as shown in our study of over 2,000 students and educators, conducted September 2014.

Closing the Gap - What Students Say about Instructor Feedback

Closing the Gap - What Students Say about Instructor Feedback

Turnitin recently conducted a survey of 1,000 students to gather insights into how instructor feedback impacts the development of student writing. Specifically, the survey addresses the areas and types of feedback students receive and prefer as well as the timeliness of that feedback.