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peer review

n
1. (Education) the evaluation by fellow specialists of research that someone has done in order to assess its suitability for publication or further development
2. (Journalism & Publishing) the evaluation by fellow specialists of research that someone has done in order to assess its suitability for publication or further development
ˌpeer-reˈviewed adj
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Verb1.peer review - evaluate professionally a colleague's work
critique, review - appraise critically; "She reviews books for the New York Times"; "Please critique this performance"
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for Learning promotes: cooperative learning environments that encourage student collaboration and peer teaching; technology that allows students to easily present work for review by peers and instructors; furniture designed to facilitate small-group work; the ability for instructors to interactively coach students during activities; and new options for student interaction and class structure.
Activities include programme self-assessment at one end to institutional performance review by peers at the other end.