Category Archives: Electronic management of assessment

From challenges to solutions

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

On 9th December we held a workshop involving many of the contributors to this blog along with other staff from HEIs to take a service design approach to addressing the EMA challenges you have identified. It was a lively and participative day that resulted in 30 solution ideas. The ideas were discussed and voted on […] Read more

EMA supporting effective feedback at the Institute of Education (now part of UCL)

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

Background and context The Institute of Education (IOE) has a reputation as the UK’s premier institution for the education and training of teachers and for educational and social research. Each year over 1,000 graduates train as teachers at the IOE on PGCE courses and over 4,000 embark on higher degrees. Many students are working and […] Read more

EMA supporting assessment for learning at the University of Hertfordshire

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

Background and context The University of Hertfordshire is a large HEI with a student community of over 27,000 including more than 2,800 international students from 85 different countries. The University prides itself on being student-focused with an established reputation for using technology to support excellence in learning, teaching and assessment. Participation in the Jisc assessment […] Read more

From challenges to solutions

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

On 9th December we held a workshop involving many of the contributors to this blog along with other staff from HEIs to take a service design approach to addressing the EMA challenges you have identified. It was a lively and participative day that resulted in 30 solution ideas. The ideas were discussed and voted on […] Read more

End-user perspectives on the challenges

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

As part of the next phase of the project we’ll be exploring the prioritised challenges identified through a series of visualisations and key statements. We would like to ask for your help in bringing these challenges to life, and would like you to share anecdotes, experiences and stories from your and your users’ perspectives. You […] Read more

Centralising Feedback

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

Many institutions struggle to provide truly developmental support for learners because of difficulties in storing and accessing feedback at a programme level. This is a particular problem for personal tutors who need to understand how students are performing across a range of units, but may not teach on any of those units and thus do […] Read more