Video: New features in Questionmark Live

Headshot JuliePosted by Julie Delazyn

We are constantly adding new capabilities to Questionmark Live browser-based authoring. The latest release includes the ability to copy and paste questions and topics, as well as enhanced question selection capabilities when creating or editing an assessment.

In this video you will learn how to use these new functions:

  • Copying and pasting questions
  • Duplicating a question for use within the same topic
  • Copying a topic
  • Selecting questions for an assessment:
    • All questions in a topic
    • A specific number of random questions from a topic
    • Individual questions

There are always new features in the works, so stay tuned! In the meantime, you can view more videos like this one in our Learning Café.

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Please Note: Doug will be leading two sessions at the Questionmark 2013 Users Conference in Baltimore March 3-6 on how to use Questionmark Live. Bring your own laptop for hands-on practice in creating items and topics and/or assembling assessments and QPacks.

If you haven’t already registered for the conference, there’s still time! Register by this Friday, January 18 and take advantage of the early-bird discount!

Assessments Through the Learning Process : Video

Posted By Doug Peterson

Assessments – surveys, quizzes, tests, and exams – do so much more than determine whether or not a learner passed a training course. In this video, we’ll take a look at the variety and importance of the roles played by assessments before, during and after a learning experience.

For more details, download this white paper: Assessments Through the Learning Process

Actionable Data and the A-model: Video

Posted By Doug Peterson

The A-model is a powerful tool for defining and solving business problems. To properly measure and evaluate a solution, you need trusted and valid information. In this video, we’ll explore how Questionmark assessments and reports provide exactly that: trusted and valid information in the measurement and evaluation phase of this practical framework.

For more details, download this white paper: Alignment, Impact and Measurement with the A-model.

Fill in the blank vs. select a blank

Posted By Doug Peterson

When should you use a fill-in-the-blanks question, and when should you use a select-a-blank question?

What are the differences? How can you handle typos in a fill-in-the-blanks? And how can you have multiple blanks in a select-a-blank?

All of these questions and more are answered in this video!

Blackboard Connector – System Administrator

Posted by Steve Lay

In this week’s video, I provide an overview of the Blackboard Connector, as experienced by the Blackboard system administrator. I’ll show you how to install the connector and will talk you through the configuration and synchronisation settings. The Blackboard Connector enables you to seamlessly embed Questionmark assessments and surveys into your Blackboard courses.

Blackboard Connector – Instructor Perspective

Posted by Steve Lay

In this video, I provide an overview of the Blackboard Connector, as experienced by a typical course instructor. I’ll show you how to create content items that enable you to seamlessly embed Questionmark assessments and surveys into your Blackboard courses. I’ll also explain the way user synchronisation works, and how to use the course control panel to view coaching reports and log in to Enterprise Manager.
In my next video I’ll provide an overview of the connector from the point of view of the Blackboard System Administrator.