Mark Lautens: Best practices around testing students in online learning

February 3, 2022 by Dan Haves

Professor Mark Lautens writes in the Globe and Mail about creating a fair and trustworthy method for online testing.

"Creating a fair and trustworthy way to test students online has proven to be more challenging than I ever imagined," say Lautens.

"It has raised some tough questions: are the grades awarded from online testing comparable to those obtained in traditional formats? What happens in a hybrid situation when lectures or tests are virtual? How will employers decipher and weigh the grades from online courses?"


Read Professor Mark Lautens op-ed in the Globe and Mail.