Monthly Archives: October 2014

Authentic Assessment in the One-Shot

What is authentic assessment and why use it? Authentic assessment asks students to perform real-world tasks that demonstrate acquired and applied knowledge. This assessment not only measures the correctness of the answer but the application of skill through the student’s … Continue reading

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Adventures in Bibliographic Citations

In a one-shot instruction session, how much time can a librarian feasibly devote to teaching students how to use their research ethically and cite their sources properly? I might have five minutes to demonstrate how to use the library’s citation … Continue reading

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