Assessment Resources

CTSI has collected a number of resources on assessing learning:


Multiple Choice Question and Quiz Tips (PDF), CTSI
Formative Assessment: Six Formative Assessment Practical Strategies, (PDF) CTSI
Classroom Assessment Technique from the Iowa State University’s Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching


Assessment in Cycles of Improvement: Faculty Designs for Essential Learning Outcomes, Association of American Colleges and Universities

On Grading Exams: Procedural Suggestions for Large Course, Bickles, William. Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning.

500 Tips on Assessment, Brown, Sally

Designing and Assessing Courses and Curricula: A Practical Guide, Diamond, Robert M.

The Lecturer’s Toolkit: A Practical Guide to Learning, Teaching and Assessment, Race, Phil

Effective Grading: A Tool for Learning and Assessment, Walvoord, Barbara E and Anderson, Virginia Johnson

Assessing More Students, Wilcox, Susan, Knapper, Christopher & Weisberg, Mark

The U of T Writing Centre offers advice on assessment: