Jen Harvey (ed.), The Evaluation Cookbook

Maybe I have #GBBO on my mind (anybody else excited about Tudor Week?), but discussions on Early Moderrn Twitter about food brought this link to mind. It’s an evaluation cookbook, which basically uses the ideas underpinning a recipe book to think about evaluation methods and techniques that might be especially suitable and appropriate for a…

Musings on assessment: assessing essay plans

There is no question that writing, and in particular academic writing to a deadline, is a major source of anxiety for students (at any level!).The reasons as to why so much anxiety focuses around a task that lies at the core of the university experience – at least for arts students- are certainly complex, and…