Authentic Assessment for Engaged Online Learning

Authentic Assessment is a form of assessment that requires learners to demonstrate knowledge and skill through the development of a project or performance that is relevant to a real-world context or problem. It is oftentimes used to engage deeper learning with creativity, represent and assess knowledge through multiple formats, and create direct measures of student knowledge, but […]

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Creating Portfolio Assignments in Blackboard

Instructors may create assignments in their courses that require students to build a portfolio using Blackboard’s portfolio tool. A portfolio is a website that students use to collect and present evidence of their learning and skill development over time. A portfolio often contains work samples or links to projects that the student has completed. To […]

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Faculty Resources for Using iPads in Education

Are you new to using iPads? Do you have an iPad, but aren’t sure how to use it for teaching and learning?  Check out these free, educational resources to orient you to using an iPad and popular apps for office productivity and authentic assessment. View full version on Tackk Create your own customized Tackk page Getting […]

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Free Webinar: Creating and Using Effective Rubrics

Free Webinars Creating and Using Effective Rubrics Presented by Susan M. Brookhart, Ph.D., Consultant, Brookhart Enterprises LLC Wednesday, Apr. 29 at 2 p.m. Central Time REGISTER HERE This webinar will focus on creating or adapting rubrics for classroom use. The session will emphasize: How to write criteria and performance level descriptions that assess student learning […]

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