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v8.4 Release Highlight – assessment feedback to improve learning

November 24th, 2015

Last full release of the year! Read our release notes for all the details.

A highly requested feature is the new Annotation for Constructed Response Grading. Teachers can give specific feedback on essays/constructed response answers from their students in Illuminate. Student use that feedback to improve their learning!

How does it work? 

  1. Create a formative assessment to be administered online. Learn more about assessment creation in Illuminate here.
  2. Administer the assessment.
  3. Teachers view and grade the responses in Illuminate.
  4. Students log into the portal to access the assessment and view feedback from their teacher.


Provide specific feedback to students on their work

Cool Resource

7 Things to Remember About Feedback – Source: The collective wisdom of authors published in the September 2012 issue of Educational Leadership: “Feedback for Learning.” (Volume 70, Issue 1)

Next Release and Rolling Releases

While our next release is scheduled for January 14th, check our rolling release page to see any updates that happen between releases.

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  1. Daltown University non-fake diploma programs on June 18, 2017 at 11:11 pm

    Any kind of assignment on any topic, so students want teachers or readers give feedback to my assignment so I can know about me assignment it is good or not for them.

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