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Tech Tips for Giving Student Feedback [EdTech Essentials Spotlight] – Easy EdTech Podcast 154

In this episode, I spotlight a section of my book, EdTech Essentials, all about providing feedback to students in digital spaces. You’ll also hear some favorite EdTech tools for efficient and effective teacher feedback plus tips for peer feedback, too!

Regular listeners of the podcast might remember that I had a few spotlights from my book EdTech Essentials: The Top 10 Technology Strategies for All Learning Environments, earlier this school year. These were episodes: 


In today’s episode, I’m spotlighting a section of my book, EdTech Essentials, all about the topic of feedback, focusing on how to give feedback to students in digital spaces.  I’ll also share some favorite EdTech tools educators can use to efficiently and effectively provide feedback to students as well as for students to give peer feedback in an impactful way. We’ll unpack the different strategies and tools for giving feedback online or in a digital space.  

Let’s dive into today’s episode!

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Tips for Giving Student Feedback

  • First, choose a feedback tool to try.
  • Next, try audio and video responses. 
  • Then, use emojis to convey tone.
  • Finally, model and give students guidelines.

Sponsored by VIZOR

This episode is sponsored by VIZOR for Chromebooks. Does your School District have a Chromebook 1:1 program, are you struggling to manage your district’s IT assets in a spreadsheet? If you’re tasked with managing hundreds of Chromebooks or other IT assets like projectors and Smartboards, you’ll want to listen to this. VIZOR is a Chromebook and IT Asset management solution designed specifically for School Districts. VIZOR seamlessly integrates with the Google Admin Console and your Student information system, like PowerSchool. With VIZOR you can easily see which Student has which Chromebook, manage repairs and even automate disabling lost or stolen devices while notifying parents, all in one click. To find out more visit

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Blog Author and EdTech Consultant Dr. Monica Burns

Monica Burns

Dr. Monica Burns is a former classroom teacher, Author, Speaker, and Curriculum & EdTech Consultant. Visit her site for more ideas on how to become a tech-savvy teacher.

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