Resource to cosult while considering assessment and test questions in the Clinical Sciences. Several are applicable elsewhere, and worthey of a look.
The following pair of item stems illustrate the difference between a question assessing recall of an isolated fact and a ques-tion assessing application of knowledge.Basic Science Recall Item Stem:What area is supplied with blood by the posterior inferior cerebellar artery?Basic Science Application of Knowledge Item Stem:A 62-year-old man develops left-sided limb ataxia, Horner’s syndrome, nystagmus, and loss of appreciation of facialpain and temperature sensations. What artery is most likely to be occluded?
We well know of the most famous cases of banned books: James Joyce’s Ulysses, Henry Miller’s Tropic of Cancer, Allen Ginsberg’s Howl. In fact, a full 46 of Modern Library’s “100 Best Novels” have been suppressed or challenged in some way.
There are so many ways to use mobile devices with students. You can create interactive textbooks for children to read, ask them to explain their thinking through screencasting or help them access inf (Apps for maths.
As mobile device usage has exploded, some people are questioning the proper use of these devices among children. Most teachers and parents agree that this technology is a valuable tool—but are students too “plugged in”?
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As a genre, academic writing is especially intimidating to undergraduate students as they are mostly expected to master it without explicit instruction or guidelines.The University of St Gallen (HSG) requires all first-year students to take
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Hint: consider looking at some of these resources BEFORE submitting your next piece of writing...
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Useful. I see students getting a bit distracted by the game, but even that has its uses.