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Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and Feedback in Large Classes

Fri, 2014-05-09 12:00 - 13:15
Bronfman Building : Room: 011, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Second topic: A conference for undergrads: Assessing students in large classes using poster presentations

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Grading written assignments: How objective can it be?

Wed, 2014-04-23 09:00 - 12:00
McLennan Library Building : MS-74 (use Service Point entrance (3415 McTavish Street), 3459 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C9

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In many courses, the most common document used to assess student learning is the essay or term paper. These types of assignments, however, often present evaluation nightmares for the teachers who have to grade them.

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New! Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and Feedback in Large Classes

Fri, 2014-03-14 12:00 - 13:15
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 210/11, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

First topic: Managing Writing Assignments in Large Classes

Have you ever considered the challenges of giving writing assignments in large classes?

Come to hear Professor Tamara Western’s strategies for managing writing assignments in her class of 250 students, and contribute to a discussion on this topic with fellow instructors from across McGill.

Register now >>

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DISE TALKS: Assessment in university courses

Wed, 2013-12-11 12:00 - 13:30
Education Building : Room 233, 3700 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Speaker: Dr. Beverly Baker 

DISETalks! is a well-attended forum for members of the DISE community, both students and faculty, to come together and share their work on research and/or pedagogy. In DISE we are fortunate to have a group of students and faculty who use a wide range of research and pedagogical approaches and methodologies. DISETalks! celebrates this diversity and aims to provide a forum for members of the DISE community to share and to learn from one another.

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Contact: Bronwen Low
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Designing Effective Multiple-Choice Questions

Fri, 2013-10-04 13:00 - 15:00
Bronfman Building : Room: 179, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Would you like to improve the quality of your Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)? Would you like to learn how to use MCQs to assess higher order thinking skills such as application and analysis? If so, join a group of fellow instructors for a workshop about the principles of well-designed multiple-choice questions. During this workshop you will have the opportunity to apply these principles to your own course. Bring existing MCQs exams or course materials for which you would like to develop questions.

Location: Bronfman Building, Rm.
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