Social Studies

Guides and resources to help with remote learning, student assessment and engagement.

Making Assessments More Meaningful with Peer Learning

Social Studies
Humanities

How Peer Evaluation Can Generate Authentic Discussions

Social Studies
Humanities

How Kritik Helps Students Understand Inequities in Society

Dr. Bridget Goosby uses Kritik in her Race, Ethnicity and Health course to create a stronger environment for students to discuss sensitive subject matter and formalize opinions.
Sociology
Humanities
Social Studies
Law

Using Peer Assessment for Essays and Presentations

Dr. Steve Matusz loves to challenge his students with different types of assignments in Kritik. Through homework problems, presentations, and short essays in Kritik, students are learning material in a variety of ways.
Social Studies
Economics

Transitioning to Online Learning with Kritik

Dr. Palmo's Introduction to Health & Society courses relates to COVID-19 today, and her switch to remote learning would have been painful if she hadn't implemented Kritik at the beginning of the semester.
Social Studies
Sociology

Using Kritik to Save Time and Address Dwindling TA Hours

Dr. Boggs is an avid believer in student empowerment and he uses Kritik as a tool for peer assessment to help his students' improve their critical thinking skills
Geography
Social Studies
Humanities

Administering Peer Feedback for 1600+ students in 4 days!

Dr. Gainer adopted asynchronous learning for his first-year Economics students to be encouraged to learn independently and at their own pace through Kritik.
Economics
Social Studies

Building Cohesive Group Dynamics with Peer Assessment

Through question creation, content analysis, and pitch presentations, Dr. Basir uses Kritik to prepare her students for their entrepreneurial journey after university.
Social Studies
Business and Management