In early August, registered participants will receive an email with ANGEL access information.
Registration for this event will open August 1.
This series of four online classes is aimed to contextualize the “how-to” of building an assessment in ANGEL in a larger pedagogical framework:
Assessments: Overview of Best Thinking and Best Practices (via Meeting@PennState powered by Adobe Connect) Tuesday, August 19 from 8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. via web
Assessments: Best Practices for Developing Effective Multiple Choice Tests (via Meeting@PennState powered by Adobe Connect) Tuesday, August 19 from 10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. via web
ANGEL: Using ANGEL’s Assessments to Improve Teaching and Learning (via Meeting@PennState powered by Adobe Connect) Wednesday, August 20 from 10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. via web
Assessments: Improving Multiple Choice Tests through Item Analysis (via Meeting@PennState powered by Adobe Connect) Wednesday, August 20 from 12:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. via web
Because teaching assistants are situated in between faculty and students, the role requires skills in navigating potentially challenging siuations. In this interactive workshop, presented by Chas Brua, Research Associate and Instructional Consultant, and Graduate Consultants Whitney Zimmerman and Stephen Van Wert, we'll consider several typical situations and discuss ways to resolve them.
Takeaways from the workshop: Strategies for communicating with students and faculty supervisors; tips on grading effectively and efficiently.
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