Pillars of Teaching Workshop: Designing and Grading Assessments

Thu, Apr 22 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:00 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.

You must pre-register to attend this session. All Spring workshops will be recorded.

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: Thursday, April 22
Time: 11am-12pm
Register here
Zoom link

Event Contact : Bryan Pardee