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Writing Effective Essay Tests

Writing Effective Essay Tests

Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences Brown Bag

Many of us use essay format exams to assess our students' learning. Are we being as effective as possible? In this panel discussion we will hear from two DSBS colleagues who have had success in utilizing essay exams. We will also learn some "best practices."

Please bring your questions for the panelists and your own techniques to share with your colleagues.

Panelists: Lisa Schulte (Psychology), Megan Osterbur (Political Science)

Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Time: 12:00 - 12:50 PM

Location: Xavier South 214B

Sponsor: DSBS/CAT

To register: Lunch will not be served. This is a Brown Bag. CAT will provide sodas, water and cookies only. You bring your main course! Please RSVP to

  • Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
  • Time: Noon - 1:00 PM
  • Location: Xavier South

Tags: panel
Format: presentation
Event ID: 01266

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