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  • 1. “MY WRITING LAB” IS THEIR WRITING LAB: USING ONLINE SUPPLEMENTS TO INDIVIDUALIZE THE CLASSROOM EXPERIENCE
    Carla Bradley, Presenter bradleyc@otc.edu
    http://twitter.com/carlabradley1
  • 2. Primary Concern for Students
    http://www.polleverywhere.com/multiple_choice_polls/LTU5NjUwMDMxOQ
  • 3.
  • 4. Desired Instructor Characteristics
    http://www.polleverywhere.com/multiple_choice_polls/LTk3MTI4NTI4NQ
  • 5.
  • 6. Student reactions:
    Frustration vs. fun.
    “They helped me in so many ways when it came to doing my assignment.”
    “MyWritingLab and writing assignments because (they) gave us a chance to use the techniques. I think it helps us learn better.”
    “Do your writing labs. They will help you throughout the course.”
  • 7. Student results:
    Note: Only pre-test scores of students who completed post-test were included.
  • 8. Mastery Learning
    http://mindshift.kqed.org/2011/02/ten-surprising-truths-about-video-games-and-learning/
  • 9. Features and options:
    Pre-test and post-tests.
    Recall and apply exercises.
    Write exercises.
  • 10. Features and options:
    √= mastery in pre-test
    √=mastery in topic exercises
    √=mastery in diagnostic and topic exercises
  • 11. Mastery
    Set requirement for mastery and require mastery to earn credit.
    Recommend 80% for mastery.
  • 12. Discussion
  • 13. Submission
  • 14. Checklist
  • 15. Features and options:
    SMARTHINKING- tutoring access for paper review or live online tutoring included with MWL.
    Study Skills Website- tips and self-assessments.
    Research Navigator- notes on the research process and databases.
  • 16. Implementation
    Create a plan for the role of MWL.
    Make student manual available.
    Set mastery.
    Encourage students to take their time.
    Don’t burden students with too many features at first.
    Require Diagnostic Pre-Test.
  • 17. Setup
    When completing a Recall or an Apply exercise:
    How many sets?
    Highest score or most recent score?
    Mastery?
    Need a refresher (video)?
  • 18. Setup
    When completing a Write exercise:
    How many drafts or rewrites?
    How soon will feedback be available?
    www.mywritinglab.com
  • 19. bradleyc@otc.edu http://twitter.com/carlabradley1
     
  • 20. References