Author Archives: TEL Team

WebPA – Guide

What is WebPA? WebPA is a fairly simple system for setting up peer assessment exercises, which can be integrated with Blackboard (MOLE). It allows students to assess their own, and other students’, contribution when undertaking group work, leading potentially to fairer marks and increased engagement in group assignments. It is free, developed by the University of Loughborough, and released as

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TELFest 2016 – Using Creative Media for Core Curricular Activities

The use of video and other media is a valuable tool for alternative and authentic forms of assessment. However it is one with technical and pedagogic challenges. A panel of academics give their experiences of using video to assess their learners’ knowledge, using partnerships with the central Creative Media team. Chair: Chris Stokes Panel: Jesse Armstrong (CiCS Creative Media Team),

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Create a quiz with Google Forms

At the end of July, Google announced an update for google forms, incorporating the ability to create Quizzes in forms. The Quiz builds questions in much the same way as you add questions to forms, however the added functionality means you can add marks, and correct / incorrect response feedback to the questions. You can also add links to resources

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