Quizzical TA Guide

1. Login Page 3. Students Tab
2. Questions Tab  

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1. Login Page

Your login page displays the following information:

  • Total Assignments: Marked Questions+ Unmarked Questions + Un-submitted Questions
  • Marked Questions: Questions that have been assigned to you and have already been reviewed and marked (as either accepted or rejected)
  • Unmarked Questions: Questions that students have submitted but have not yet been marked.
  • Un-submitted Questions: Questions that have been sent back to the student for review.

Click Start Working to view the question details and perform the required actions.

2. Questions Tab

The Questions tab lists all questions that you have been assigned to review throughout the course, grouped by lecture.

Questions can be in one of the following status:

i) Accepted: questions that received a score equal to or greater than the minimum score set in the course settings. They are available in the quiz pool and can appear in quizzes.
ii) Rejected: questions that have been rejected by the TA or instructor.
iii) Requires Editing: questions that were sent back to the student to review
iv) Submitted: questions that have been submitted but are not yet marked.

You can view questions that are in Accepted, Rejected, or Requires Editing status by clicking View.

You can mark questions that are in Submitted status by clicking Verify.

To accept a question into the quiz pool, you first need to provide a grade that is equal to or greater that the value set by the instructor (shown in red text at the bottom of the screen). Enter the grade in the Grade field and click Accept Question.

To send a question back to the student to review, you first need to provide constructive feedback in the comment field to help the student revise the question. Enter the feedback in the Comment field and click Send Back.

Depending on the course settings set by your instructor, you can reject the submitted question by clicking Reject.

 

3.Students Tab

The Student Tab lists students that have submitted questions that were assigned to you to review.

Clicking on a student name will display the questions that the student has submitted, grouped by lecture. As described in the previous section, you can mark questions that are in Submitted status, and view questions that are in Accepted, Rejected, or Requires Editing status.