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Teacher Feedback “Systems”

Evaluation, feedback and rankings … these are dangerous words to use in a learning environment. In this TED talk, Bill Gates provides his view on what we can do to improve teaching and education by developing systems of teacher feedback. “We need a system” he professes. “We can use technology” he proposes. In this, however he takes a very reductionist approach to how teachers learn missing the importance of how learning culture is constructed in the classroom and more importantly around it. His opinion, after we’ve ranked and surveyed to find out what is “good” and “not good” teaching practice, he recommends for teachers to video their classrooms and watch the … Keep Reading…