All educators know: Feedback is the most impactful driver of students’ learning progress (Evidence for Learning), but effective feedback “must be timely, relevant, and action-oriented” (Hattie and Timperley). As three different teachers in Seattle, we struggled to give our students the feedback they needed, when they needed it. We decided to take this problem into…… Continue reading Teacher + Peer Feedback = The Feedback Tool of Your Dreams!
During Startup Weekend, we had the opportunity to talk over a dozen teachers and admins and to learn how Floop would most benefit their job. Here are the 7 big reasons why they’re excited about Floop: 1. Floop saves educators time. “It probably adds a good 4 minutes per test if I give feedback by…… Continue reading 7 Reasons Why Educators Want Floop
Teachers know that feedback is key to student learning, but it’s only effective when it’s timely and high-quality. The current feedback loop for paper-based work is cumbersome, which results in teachers not having enough time to give quality feedback. By the time students receive feedback, it may be too late to be useful. Floop is a…… Continue reading Check Out Floop: Digital Feedback on Paper Assignments