Uses of ICT and Timing in Evaluative Practices of Teachers in Upper Secondary Education

Liliana Leticia Moreno Romero, María José Rochera Villach

Abstract


The objective of this study is to know the main uses of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to assess and provide formative feedback along a time dimension. Data were obtained through interviews applied to two teachers of upper secondary education. This data were complemented with the information obtained from Moodle and Wiki platforms. Regarding the analysis, specific categories were elaborated using a model of analysis of evaluation practices (Coll, Mauri & Rochera, 2012) and the principles of improvement of the assessment and feedback with the support of ICT (JISC, 2014). The results show three formative uses of ICT that vary in different evaluative moments depending on the previous conceptions of teachers, time, and support from the school.


Keywords


Upper secondary education; formative evaluation; formative feedback; the timing of evaluation; ICT.

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