[LON-CAPA-users] online lab grading: read student data

Felicia Berryman lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Thu, 13 Jul 2006 13:07:04 -0400


Hi James,

There is a lab problem example, but I don't know where it is at. Ed 
Kashy and his student employee know. I'm Cc'ing this to them.

Felicia

James Sullivan wrote:
> Iím forwarding this to the mailing list on behalf of one of our instructors
> who wants to integrate LON-CAPA with some of the labs we have in our
> introductory courses. If memory serves this issue was discussed at the
> LON-CAPA conference regarding reading student data entry and then subsequent
> calculations based on this data (in particular for lab work). Pointers to
> specific resources (with open source code would be a HUGE help).
>
> Hereís the question from the instructor:
>
> I'm trying to incorporate LONCAPA into our labs.  Does anyone have any
> suggestions on how to enter data into LONCAPA and then have it calculate
> what the correct results should be for the individual lab groups?  Any help
> is appreciated, thank you.
>
>
> TIA,
> JMS
>
> James M. Sullivan, Assistant Professor
> jmsullivan@vcu.edu
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