Video: Using the Question Formulation Technique (QFT) for Formative Assessment

This video shows how the Question Formulation Technique (QFT) may be used to formatively assess students’ understanding of a concept or their knowledge of a topic. Educators can use the QFT to formatively assess their students at the beginning of a unit (as seen in this video), in the middle of the unit, and towards […]

Increasing Rigor in an Elementary Math Classroom

This is a guest post by educator Jay Corrigan. “Who’s that?” Several of the 5th graders in the classroom asked that question aloud as I stepped into the room.  I was there to try out the Question Formulation Technique.  I had read the book Make Just One Change, studied the blogs, and watched Dan Rothstein […]