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Student Voice and Choice: Co-Creating Choice Boards 

By Racquel Biem, Educational Development Specialist, Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching and Learning Co-creating a list of potential assessments with students is a great opportunity to increase student voice and choice. Students who choose assessments that are personally relevant are more likely to be motivated, engaged, and take ownership of their learning. Giving students a…

An Outcomes-Based Practice Continuum

Previous Educatus blog posts have discussed outcomes-based assessment and grading outcomes versus grading assignments. This post will discuss a continuum of outcomes-based practices including referencing outcomes, assessing outcomes, and reporting student achievement on outcomes.  Referencing Outcomes  Referencing outcomes is a beginning outcomes-based practice. Outcomes are referenced within each assignment, often with the instruction section. Here, the…