Monthly Archives: March 2012

Illinois Compass 2g Essentials Workshop Handout

  After teaching yesterday’s Illinois Compass 2g Essentials workshop, I took the opportunity to update one of our handouts that lists some very useful resources. If you are interested in the resources that we refer attendees to you should download … Continue reading

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Using Respondus to Migrate Assessments from Illinois Compass (Powered by Blackboard Vista) to Illinois Compass 2g (powered by Blackboard Learn)

Respondus is test authoring software that allows for the creation of assessment material in an off line, Windows-only environment. It can be obtained from the Webstore for no charge to UIUC faculty, staff and students . In this post we … Continue reading

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Some Folks Flip for the “Flipped” Classroom

The “flipped” classroom is hot news these days, but it’s been warming up for several years. Most sources credit a couple of high school teachers, Jonathan Bergman and Aaron Sams, of Woodland Park, CO who started the trend by recording … Continue reading

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