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Podcast: Dr. Will Thalheimer on the Use of Feedback

Posted by Joan Phaup Dr.  Will Thalheimer of Work-Learning Research spoke with me recently about the role feedback plays in assessments and how it can be used to help learners. Our conversation touches on the basics of using feedback effectively; if you want to learn more about this subject I recommend... Read More

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Podcast: David Lewis on Large Scale Online Assessments at Glamorgan University

  Posted By Sarah Elkins David Lewis of Glamorgan University has extensive experience with Questionmark Perception. I spoke with him recently about the large scale implementation he has been working on at Glamorgan, where they use Questionmark for formative assessment, summative assessment and module evaluation. David also spoke about the... Read More

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Podcast: Tim Ellis on Lancaster University’s Module Evaluation System

Posted By Sarah Elkins I spoke recently with Tim Ellis about Lancaster University, which has a Virtual Learning Environment (LUVLE) that incorporates Questionmark Perception assessments as well as a  student-controlled social web space called MyPlace. In addition to discussing the general use of assessments at the university, we focused on... Read More

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Test Maintenance: Can’t Live Without It!

Posted by Joan Phaup I enjoyed talking recently with Shannon Bonner of Southern California Edison about the importance of good test maintenance and how to establish solid test maintenance practices. Listen to this podcast for tips about how to maintain the underlying validity of  assessments, ensure the quality of questions and protect... Read More

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Sharon Shrock & Bill Coscarelli Interview on Criterion-Referenced Testing

Posted by Joan Phaup I enjoyed talking recently with Sharon Shrock and Bill Coscarelli, who spoke at the Questionmark 2009 Users Conference. Their keynote address covered the 25 years of progress in Criterion-Referenced Test Development and gave everyone at the conference some excellent background on this increasingly important subject. I had some questions for them about... Read More