Jan
28

Date: Monday, Jan 28, 2019

Time: 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Building 305, Room 514


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How much marking is optimal? How many assignments are best for student learning? Could we mark and grade less yet still be respectable? Or more surprising yet: Could less marking and fewer grades be causally related to more student learning? These are just a few of the inquiries you are invited to explore with your VIU colleagues in a “studio” format.

An UnMarking Studio is a meeting of 5-6 faculty in a room where everyone commits to learning and sharing their insights about marking and grading. Sessions are 1.5 – 2 hours long. During the session participants will identify challenges related to marking and grading, pose questions to deepen collective understanding, and offer solutions for all to draw from.

Audience | Teaching Faculty Members

Date | Monday, January 28, 12:00 - 2:00 pm includes LUNCH!

Location | Nanaimo Campus Library Building 305, Room 514

Registration | https://inviu.viu.ca/TinyUrl.cfm?ID=73

Questions | liesel.knaack@viu.ca | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning


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