Mladenovic Final Grading (2017 Archive)

What We Could Do Before Final Grading: Two Ideas

20 Minute Research Presentation


Dr. Ivona Mladenovic – Simon Fraser University


Instructors create and grade exams, but can they prepare exam ‘cheat sheets’ for their students? The presentation will discuss two innovative approaches to engaging learners in lowering their exam anxieties: ‘Write Your Own Exam’, and ‘Final Exam Clinic’. The goal is to promote classroom assessment that empowers learners, not instructors.