Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Workshops
Rethinking Assessments for Application and Engagement
Whether you are transitioning from face-to-face teaching or redesigning your online course to improve quality, this workshop will help you examine your assessments for use in the online environment. The session will highlight assessment types, examples, and strategies, including designing authentic assessments and using LMS tools to support your assessment goals.
Devise multiple assessment options based on your learning objectives and pedagogical goals.
Explain how interaction and engagement are relevant to designing assessments.
Rethink your current assessments for the online classroom with a focus on application and engagement
Intended Participants: Role
Intended Participants - Knowledge Level
Bethany Simunich, Director of Research & Innovation, Quality Matters
Dr. Bethany Simunich has worked in higher ed for 20 years, focusing on online learning for a majority of that time. She has experience as both a F2F & online instructor & has created and managed processes & teams for online instructional design & faculty development for online teaching. As Director of Research and Innovation at QM, Bethany leads efforts to help faculty, IDs, & institutions collect data & design research to make data-driven decisions to further student learning.