Assessment and Testing

Assessment and Testing

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This section includes a growing resource bank on assessment and testing for many different learning activities – core content, assignments, discussions, participation, experiential learning, reflection, flipped/blended courses, formative/summative activities, etc.

Digital Portfolios: A Vehicle for Authentic Assessment

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A. "7 Important Questions Before Implementing Digital Portfolios" (post) poses core questions to help instructors "truly embrace the power that a digital portfolio can bring into our [classes] ... [and] go beyond a collection that only represents one year of learning, but can show the progression over time."

Online Teaching: Ideas for Activities, Assignments, & Assessments

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Image above is a hotlink to "Online Learning Is About Activities."

"Assessment and Remote Teaching" (post) offers a number of options (and, as an extension, resources leading to further options) for engaging, authentic, and/or interactive activities, assignments, and assessments that instructors may want to consider as they set up their online courses.

1. "[T]hink about ... assessment tasks in a different way."

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