Auto-marked exercises?

Published Apr 4, 2020 by Dave for Calibrae


The Calibrae platform gives you tools to build 'learn-by-doing' exercises that are automatically marked by the system.

 

 

 

Most eLearning platforms provide a 'Teach to Test' experience - teaching learners with videos, presentations, etc, then bouncing them to a test to see how much they have understood. This is not how we learn.

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The Calibrae approach is to provide a space to learn-by-doing, between teach and test, allowing pupils to make and learn from mistakes.

The Calibrae platform has a unique Exercise Engine - a machine which, when loaded with course-related data generates an endless stream of learning scenarios, enabling the learner to get it wrong, review, refine, and have another go - as many times as they need to fully understand, without mindless repetition!

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The task of course authors is to load the engine with the right data.

 

 

The engine can build 5 different types of exercise.

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Having system-marked exercises also frees-up your time to do other things.

 

In the following posts, we'll look at examples of each exercise type.