This introduction to DataDirector is broken up into three modules. Each module is briefly described below. The links below give an introduction to the instructional package, rationale for the instructional package, instructor materials, and student materials.
Module 1: Introduction and Navigation of DataDirector
- This is an introduction to the DataDirector program such as logging in and navigating, a PowerPoint presentation will be the main form of instruction. The students will login to the DataDirector program and navigate as the instructor explains the different features of DataDirector. Prior knowledge will be tapped by having the learners think back to the use of AERIES. This part of the module is focused on basic knowledge level information.
Module 2: Creating Exams in DataDirector from Test Bank
- The instructor will use an Interactive Whiteboard to assist the learners in creating an exam using DataDirector. The use of the Interactive Whiteboard will allow the instructor to show the use of the DataDirector program and point out navigation and selections needed to create the exam. Along with the instructor showing the process, the learners will be logged into DataDirector and perform the same tasks as the instructor on the Interactive Whiteboard. This is focusing on procedural items and will be supplemented with a job-aid for the learner.
Module 3: Uploading Data from Exam to DataDirector
- In module 3 the instructor will demonstrate, using the Interactive Whiteboard and other peripheral items, and show the how to perform the task of uploading data from an exam to DataDirector. As the instructor is going through the process, the students are performing the same task. They will then perform the task on their own with the use of a job-aid.