Innovative Assessment for Web-Based Distance Learning Environments
Kay Wijekumar, The Pennsylvania State University Beaver, United States ; Lon Ferguson, Diane Wagoner, V Wijekumar, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, United States
EdMedia + Innovate Learning, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-48-8 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC
Assessment is the most critical component of any learning environment and web-based distance learning courses are no exception to this rule. This paper highlights the needs for assessment and describes current techniques. Four new methods introduced in courses developed and taught by the authors are presented to overcome the challenges of assessment.
Wijekumar, K., Ferguson, L., Wagoner, D. & Wijekumar, V. (2003). Innovative Assessment for Web-Based Distance Learning Environments. In D. Lassner & C. McNaught (Eds.), Proceedings of ED-MEDIA 2003--World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (pp. 235-240). Honolulu, Hawaii, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
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