Professional Development Training

Thinking Outside the Quiz



Erin McCully

Start Date: 

October 27, 2017, 2:00 pm

End Date: 

October 27, 2017, 3:00 pm


Bradford 306


In this session, we will review different options for using the Test tool in Blackboard that can broaden the options for formative and summative assessment. We will examine alternatives to the basic quiz/test, such as: 1-minute writing assessments, self-assessments, exit tickets, syllabus quizzes, and more.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify multiple uses for the Blackboard Test tool
  • Identify the different settings that allow instructors to create different types of assessments using the Blackboard Test tool
  • Discuss an alternative test you might use in a course