Oral Case Presentations Peer-Review Activity

The curriculum designer for the New Jersey Medical School reached out to me asking for a Peer Review tool in Moodle that would allow their class of 180 students (in groups of 6) submit Oral Case Presentation videos that would be reviewed by their group members, and a faculty advisor (with non-editing teacher role) using … Read more

Group Quizzes for Problem-Based Learning

The need arose in a course at the New Jersey Medical School for groups of students to work together answering questions in a Moodle Quiz, and for their responses to be pulled instantly into a comprehensive report containing all the responses submitted by each group. After the exercise, each group presents their responses to the … Read more

Community Service Log

Particular types of community service expose students to different contact experiences, and for a particular discipline certain categories of service build critical skills. Students in the Physicians’ Assistant Program use a Database activity to capture their community service experiences and log how many hours of the coveted skill they have under their belts. I used … Read more

Database for Clinical Rotation Journals

Students in the Physicians’ Assistant Program at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences write up journals and other required documents for each clinical rotation they complete. These documents need to be submitted to their advisors for feedback. There were 10+ assignment dropbox links for each rotation, making it tedious for students and advisors to keep track … Read more