Pillars of Teaching Workshop: Designing and Grading Assessments

Mon, Jan 25 2021, 4:00 PM - 05:00 PM
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The “Pillars of Teaching Assistantship” workshop series and certificate is designed to provide TAs with a comprehensive, research-based foundation for teaching in the role of TA. TAs will earn a Pillars certificate after completing all six workshops and their brief pre- and post- workshop activities. Click on the link below to register for the session. You will receive an email confirmation with more information.

Pillar 3: Assessing Student Learning  
3B. Designing and Grading Assessments

Facilitator: Eugene Riordan, TA Pedagogical Advisor 

TAs are responsible for creating, implementing, and evaluating assessments. But what makes a good assessment? How can we use assessment to support learning? And what are some reasonable ways to grade student work? In this workshop, you will use principles from evidence-centered design to make assessments more focused and impactful, and help you with practical grading strategies.

When: Monday, January 25
Time: 4-5pm
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This workshop will be offered again on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Click here for more details.

Event Contact : Eugene Riordan