Self-Administered Mid-Semester Feedback Surveys

Midsemester surveys are a great way to check in with students and receive formative feedback about your course. When you request feedback from students, you model reflective and responsive practices that communicate to students that you are dedicated to their learning and value their input. Unlike end-of-semester evaluations, midsemester feedback allows both you and your students to act on the suggestions while the course is ongoing; thus, the process can have an immediate positive impact on everyone’s experience. This page will guide you through the various steps to consider when collecting feedback from students.


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