Questions tagged [evaluation]

Questions related to evaluations of student performance. It is not limited to only exams and formal evaluation. Use this tag to ask questions regarding methods for evaluating students' performance or approaches to such evaluations.

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What evaluation methods can be used that don't involve testing but are adaptable to online courses

The current situation with the spread of a serious disease worldwide has caused a number of universities and schools to move courses to an online model where students don't meet face to face in large ...
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Improve motivation in the final part of a project based course

Fellow educators, I am teaching a project based course composed of two parts. The first half of the course focuses on basic concepts and activities that serve as preparation for the second half where ...
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How to phrase questions about spotting design issues in programs

I like to give my students questions asking them to find and correct design issues in code. As an example, I gave them the following question: ...
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How can I effectively manage peer evaluation among my students?

My students do quite a lot of their work in projects and much of that work is outside my view. While I can just give everyone on a team the same grade (or not) it is useful to me to know who is ...
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How many lines does your code have?

This question was prompted by observing a faculty member in projects evaluation. Before asking anything else, the very first question she asked from every student was: "How many lines does your code ...