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Get Live Snapshots & Give Instant Feedback with Formative

Move over, Socrative and Kahoot! — there’s a new kid on the block.  Formative assessment tool, Formative, is designed to allow teachers to collect and view student responses to formative assessment questions in real time — providing teachers and students alike the ability to provide real-time feedback.  What’s more, Formative allows you to search content aligned to Common Core and many other content standards (or your own outcomes), and embed that content into your assessment question(s) — all right from the comfort of the interface!  You can grade with one click!

To learn more about using this tool in your classroom, check out the video above and visit!

About James Frye

James Frye (@mrjamesfrye) serves as Instructional Technology Facilitator and Public Information Officer for Newton-Conover City Schools. Formerly, he was an English and Journalism Teacher at Newton-Conover High School and a Blended/Virtual English Teacher. He is a NC Teaching Fellow and studied education abroad at the Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal in Germany. James holds a Post-Masters Certificate in Educational Leadership & Cultural Foundations from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a M.A. in Curriculum & Instruction with a Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology from Michigan State University, and a B.A. in English/Education from Lenoir-Rhyne University, where he serves as an Adjunct Professor. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Law with The University of Kentucky. In addition to modeling technological and leadership innovation and leading various professional learning, Jamie also serves statewide on the NC Digital Learning Initiative Advisory Board/Home Base Design Team, the NC Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development’s Board of Directors, the #NCed Leadership Team, and is co-founder of Edcamp WNC. He is a member of the NC Digital Leadership Coaches’ Network, and was named an international Emerging Leader by ASCD in 2015. He resides in Hickory with his wife and their baby girl.

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