Frequently Asked Questions

Does PebblePad support the use of rubrics for assessment?
Yes. The PebblePad template builder includes a rubric feature that allows faculty to create rubrics to support the teaching, learning and assessment process...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:33 PM
Can I easily identify who has and who has not submitted work for assessment?
The submission dashboard allows instructors the ability to identify, at a glance, who has and who has not submitted materials. This functionality can be ext...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:35 PM
How can an assessor be assured that the work they are assessing was completed at a given point in time?
The instructor would set a modification deadline which allows for edits and changes up until that time/date. Irrespective of how many changes a user makes t...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:37 PM
What file types are supported within PebblePad?
PebblePad supports most  digital formats, but recommend MP4, MP3 and JPEG.  Accepted formats include:  Presentations ( odp, ppt, pptx ) Spreadsheets ...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:40 PM
Is a users work private?
All assets in a learner's asset store remains private unless shared. Moreover, they have full control over who sees their work whether it's shared...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:47 PM
Can instructors limit access to certain parts of a portfolio or other assets?
Whilst users have primary privileges over access to their work - which they control through sharing - work which is submitted for assessment or review throu...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:49 PM
How can an instructor compile samples of student work to provide evidence of progress over time on a number of metrics?
There are different approaches to achieving this depending upon the learning design principles in play.  For example, in ATLAS, using the copy feature, inst...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:51 PM
Is it possible to identify which students have achieved/not achieved certain levels of competency or skill development?
Yes. Templates and workbooks designed around University/program/course level competencies an be created in Pebble+, shared as resources with students via AT...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:53 PM
Can PebblePad be used offline?
PebblePad has a mobile app for iOS and Android based smartphones. The App is designed to work offline so that users in remote locations can still record and...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:54 PM
Can I view the content of an individual's account, submissions and activity?
PebblePad restricts access to a user's account to only include those items made available by the user to the institution (through ATLAS). All work subm...
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018 at 12:56 PM

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