Online learning is continuing to be refined and is expanding so it is important for online learning professionals to be informed of and current with the latest developments in the delivery and assessment of online learning. This group is for online learning professionals who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance.


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Effective Online Assessment | Origin: EL142 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that A staple in most of course assessments in the summative multiple-choice test. When offering these types of tests online, it opens the door for students to possibly...

Value Added Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that Student evaluations are an essential source of information on how well a course is designed to meet its outcomes/objectives, and can lead to course revision. The...

Objective and Subjective Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that Norm-referenced assessments are used to compare a student's skills to skills of others within a particular group. Norm-referenced assessments are most appropriate...

Diagnostic, Formative and Summative Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that diagnostic assessment provides instructors with information about what the student brings to the course, assignment, or project. This type of assessment may also...

Technology Tools for Assessing Student Learning | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that obtaining feedback from students about the assessment process provides information on whether or not the technology assessment tools helped the instructor provide...

Evaluating Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Marilyn Charmant

I learned the importance for create an assessment rubric to implement in class.  The professor will needs somethings to do to create a good rubric.  They need to evaluate the learning...

Building and Testing the Rubric | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Marilyn Charmant

I learned the importance of the rubrics in the lessons.  The descriptors are very important to evaluate the material.

Issues When Using Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Marilyn Charmant

The rubrics are very important to teach the students the importance of the material of the lesson.  The student have the opportunity to make the work in class with clearly.

Evaluating Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that feedback is defined as information pertaining to reactions to a product or performance which is used as a basis for improvement. Instructors should keep this...

Building and Testing the Rubric | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Gilarie Vale

In this module, I have learned that a rubric should be fair to all students independent of racial, cultural, gender, or other biases. A good rubric is reliable if two raters using the rubric to...