Wednesday, September 23

Exploring the Intersections between Equity and Assessment

Opening Remarks

Renetta Garrison Tull, Ph.D. 

Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

8:45 - 9:00 am

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Keynote Student Panel

What UC Davis students want faculty to know about assessing student learning in these chaotic times

UC Davis Undergraduate Students

9:00 - 9:50 am

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A panel of UC Davis undergraduates respond to questions about assessment from faculty. Read more...

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Session 1

Setting all of your students up for assessment success: Adaptable approaches

Kory Ching & Maureen Kinuya

10:00 - 10:50 am

Kory Ching
Kory Ching
Maureen Konuya
Maureen Kinuya

How to make assignment expectations (Kory) and evaluation criteria (Maureen) transparent and comprehensible to students (and why doing so is essential) Read more...

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Session 2

"Can a multiple-choice test ever be equitable?":  Designing tests to maximize equitable outcomes

Anne Todgham & Barbara Mills

11:00 - 11:50 am

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Anne Todgham
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Barbara Mills

In this session, the presenters ask other equally compelling questions about tests as a method for assessing student learning and share many practical ways to optimize equitable outcomes on course-level tests and quizzes -- including multiple-choice tests. Read more...

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Daily Debrief 

Facilitated by Melinda M. Livas

12:00 - 12:45 pm

Join presenters, participants, and guests for a guided discussion of topics from the day's sessions with lots of opportunities for Q & A with faculty colleagues and SLO assessment specialists.

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