Implications of Physics Education Research for Physics Instructors, University of Glasgow, May 2011 Using PeerWise to support a community of learning in physics R.K. Galloway, S.P. Bates, K. McBride sites.google.com/site/edpersite peerwise.cs.auckland.ac.nz
What is PeerWise?
Free, online multiple choice question (MCQ) authoring and sharing system.
Students create their own questions.
Students answer, rate and comment on their peers’ questions.
How did we introduce the system?
Introductory group activity in workshops.
Simple exercises to build cognitive ‘scaffolding’.