Public values are key to efficient education and research
Chat GPT and Assessment
Photo by John Schnobrich on Unsplash In the last few weeks the discussions about technology for education and learning have been dominated by the impact of GPT3 on the future of education - discussion which as Alexandra Mihai characterises in a blog entitled Lets get...
The canary in the coalmine
Image by Michael Gehlert from Pixabay I think my post appealing for a middle space of sanity in the debate over AI and education maybe was a little over optimistic.The hype over the ChatGPT chatbot has only increased, and the debate broadened as the newspapers and...
Changes to assessment in Wales
Photo by Akshay Chauhan on Unsplash Qualifications Wales have published a consultation document on changes to the GCSE exam system. GCSEs are singly subject exams usually taken at the age of 16 and important for progression to training of higher education. The...
eAssessment and pedagogy
Vlogging as a alternative to written assessment
Beyond the Technology: rethinking assessment and feedback
Principles of good assessment
Goodbye exams, hullo ePortfolio
AI for marking and feedback
eAssessment – your help needed with a Survey
Good assessment design is hard
This is a great article by Debbie McVity published towards the end of January in the UK WONKHE online newspaper. Looking at the shift in learning following the Covid 19 move on line, it reports how Sally Brown and Kay Sambell, compiled and share resources in an online...
Aligning learning outcomes with assessment
I stumbled on this site while looking for something completely different (which I still can't find). But stumbles are one of my favorite things about web searching. Any way, this comes from a (not quite finished) web page by Jaclyn Doherty from Lethbridge College, She...
Low Stakes Assessment
I've been doing some searches on assessment lately as part of our work coordinating the European Erasmus+ eAssessment project. If you have any recommendations for me please leave a comment or get in touch. Anyway, I very much like the diagram I found from Impact...
High stakes assessment
Photo by Museums Victoria on Unsplash I have been doing quite a bit of reading this week as part of the eassessment project. I will write some of this up over the weekend. But first a more personal story about assessment. Many years ago – 1971 to be exact – I went to...
Image by Wokandapix from Pixabay Its summer and we should be on holiday. Yes, I am having a holiday this year. But before I go, we have the first meeting of a new project, eAssessment, funded by the European Union. Below is the project description. If you would like...