Assessment Design Tips for MOOCs and other Open Courses | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

"... I have a hard time with the use of traditional grading systems in MOOCs.  As I wind down my role as a host and facilitator forLearning Beyond Letter Grades, I’m starting to participate in a few new MOOCs.  Given that I spent the last six weeks co-learning and facilitating in an open course on current and emerging models of assessment, I likely have a more critical eye with these courses.  Nonetheless, it is a struggle when I am taking a course on educational innovation only to discover largely traditional practices that lack solid support from an assessment standpoint.  So, I offer the following ten assessment suggestions for those who are designing MOOCs...."