Microlearning: Creating and Posting Exams in Elentra

The learning management system, Elentra, offers a rich exam creation tool that allows faculty and staff to create questions with the exam feature or even import them. This CETL session will cover how to get started with creating questions and posting them to your online courses. Attendees will receive a handout that will break down…

CATS – Classroom Assessment Techniques

How do you really feel about end of the semester student evaluations? CATS can help you make mid-semester tweaks to your teaching and course material that are student-centered and have a proven record of leading to better learning outcomes for students – as well as happier students 😊 In this session, we will review techniques…

Write Questions for the Right Answer

What happens if students write exam questions instead of taking exam questions? Writing questions is a rich learning experience. The session is a micro-learning approach to the process of student-driven test items. We will consider an idea to increase student involvement in learning and self-evaluation, minimize cheating, decrease exam stress, and make learning and testing…

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Magna 20 Minute Mentor: Are group exams a viable testing option?

tThis interesting 20-minute mentor discusses the controversial topic of group exams. Some students love them, some students hate them, and most educators are incredulous they accurately measure anything. Mary Ellen Weimer discusses the different facets of pedagogy and her experiences using group exams in the college classroom. Undoubtedly, an interesting and lively discussion will follow…

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Magna 20 Minute Mentor: Are group exams a viable testing option?

tThis interesting 20-minute mentor discusses the controversial topic of group exams. Some students love them, some students hate them, and most educators are incredulous they accurately measure anything. Mary Ellen Weimer discusses the different facets of pedagogy and her experiences using group exams in the college classroom. Undoubtedly, an interesting and lively discussion will follow…

Serious employee attentively reading document focused on thinkin

Magna 20 Minute Mentor: Are group exams a viable testing option?

tThis interesting 20-minute mentor discusses the controversial topic of group exams. Some students love them, some students hate them, and most educators are incredulous they accurately measure anything. Mary Ellen Weimer discusses the different facets of pedagogy and her experiences using group exams in the college classroom. Undoubtedly, an interesting and lively discussion will follow…