Assessment and Testing

Build Transparency Into Assignments

Decorative: An artistic rendering of the word "Transparency"


"Building Transparency Into Assignments" (article) defines "transparency as "making teaching and learning visible ... making the implicit explicit for students so they understand why they are engaged in certain tasks and what role the course plays in their learning journey."

  • "When an assignment is transparent, it’s easier for students to see that it’s a learning experience."

1. The Problem

a. For Students

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