This term’s Trick of the Trade is based around ‘Assessment’:

  • 11th Feb: What is Gamification (Mel Phillips)
  • 18th Feb: How to set up and use ‘Rubrics’ to mark your assignments (Steve Dawes)
  • 25th Feb: Video assessment of placement students (Vanessa Airth)
  • 4th March: How to get Blackboard to mark your tests (James Leahy)
  • 11th March: Using Blackboard Collaborate (Chris Rowell)
  • 18th March: How to use PowerPoint to give feedback to your students (Anna Williams)
  • 25th March: Using the Poll Everywhere app (Chris Rowell)
  • 15th April: Tips on using the Smartboard to assess your students (Anna Williams)
  • 22nd April: How to set up and use the Blackboard Grade Centre (Steve Dawes)
  • 29th April: How to set up a ‘Peer Review’ assignment in Blackboard (Chris Rowell
  • 6th May: Social Media and assessment (Lorna Walker)
  • 13th May: Appstival 2015

Every Wednesaday 13.00 to 14.00 Room tba – Park Campus

All staff welcome. No need to book – Just turn up – Bring your lunch

‘Tricks of the Trade’ – Practical stuff to improve your teaching and make your life easier.