CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT AND STRESS - Coggle Diagram
CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT AND STRESS
Test anxiety or strees is very common nowadays.
Feeling uneasiness or apprehension
10 million students experienced text anxiety in the mid 1980s and
numbers have increased. Many more face stress and its effects today.
Factor in Success or Failure
Fight or Flight Response. You freez or you face the challenge.
Causes: crying, vomiting, fear, rush to finish, refusal to complete the test, quitting.
The Effects of Stress in Children (
Levels of stress vary, but are constantly increasing.
Small amount of stress could be good and it is even needed.
Too stress much can trigger poor perfomance
Srategies to create a low stress classroom: (
Affects all ages and levels.
Affects regardless of gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and intellectual capacity.
Test Stress: (
Causes: Assessments, tests, exams!
1 0ut of 3 are at risk for developing stress
Teacher's attitude influences students.
If a teacher is anxious, students will be too.
Teachers need to provide a calm and safe learning environment. Mindfulness could be useful for both teachers and students.