There are three methods that I personally prefer in the classroom to engage students in taking control of their own learning and assessment of their skills.
First, I use peer review. I have students pair up and trade work, and each assesses the other's work. This also works in small groups. I go over with students beforehand what are appropriate constructive comments and that we are seeking to build up and ...
Three suggested strategies to improve student engagement and foster student's ownership of their own learning, with Web-based references.