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Peer-Evaluation and Self-Evaluation

What are the benefits and limitations of peer-evaluation and self-evaluation? Include at least one reference.

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One benefit of peer-evaluation is that it releases the teacher of full responsibility of evaluating or grading every paper individually. Because of this, teachers are able to help other students in areas that they may be struggling. For the students, it helps them to take responsibility for their own participation in the group setting. Another benefit could be that working in groups can give a new perspective on the goals and objectives of what the assignment is. Sometimes it helps to have another student's thoughts on the topic as opposed to only the ...

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Discusses the benefits an limitations to self and peer evaluations. Includes one reference.