Centre for Teaching Excellence

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Creative Ways to Reduce Your Marking

Constantly swamped with marking in the Fall and determined to make the Spring semester different?
Suspect that you’re spending more time marking than your students spent on the assignment?
Let’s talk about creative ways to reduce your marking!
In this session, participants will:
• Discover how assessment design can reduce marking
• Encounter tools to reduce marking
• Create a reduced-marking plan
If you have any questions, please contact us at cte@capilanou.ca.


Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).


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