Intrinsically motivated learners are focused. They set goals and work hard to achieve them. Self-assessment is one of the most empowering methods for the self-directed learner to monitor their hard work. They provide the ‘checkpoints’ on the road to success.
Check out this infographic by Marni Bedrich on student self-assessments. It is easy to appriciate why self-assessments are valuable to learners!
By Marni Bedrich