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March 12th Punchlines

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Victoria

Status

  • Met up with Karen in person on Monday to discuss feedback we got back from usability session held 2 weeks ago.
  • We also discussed the basis for the Dashboard view — what should be included, what to look into..etc.

Next Steps

  • Come up with a list of design and function requirements for Dashboard view.
  • Draft possible designs/layouts that could be used for the Dashboard view.
  • Possibly go through more UI/UX Review Board requests as needed.

Roadblocks

  • Things are a little crazy at work.  Hopefully everything will start settling down in a few weeks.

Mike

Status

  • Finally merged changes from 0.6 into trunk
  • Reviewed a ton of code
  • Some support via email

Next Steps

  • Continue what I’m doing – I’m bracing myself for the end of term crunch

Roadblocks

  • None

Farah

Status

  • Made averages for grade entry forms also appear on a student’s main page
  • Submitted a review request for the student UI (see Review Request #430 )
  • Started to work on releasing the marks

Next Steps

  • Finish implementing the ability to release the marks
  • Work on unit tests and functional tests for the student interface and releasing the marks
  • Implement CSV upload/download for the grades table

Roadblocks

  • Ran into issues in a couple other courses. Will spend extra time on MarkUs this weekend.

Brian

Status

  • Update Flexible scheme alpha 1.0 with all desired functions

Next Steps

  • Changing database scheme for criteria

Roadblocks

  • None

Joseph

Status

  • Completed a bunch of reviews
  • went over the recommendations from the review: http://review.markusproject.org/r/407/ – Switching to Serverside Pagination

Next Steps

  • testing

Roadblocks

  • figuring out the test and creating the proper groupings

Bryan

Status

  • Opened review request for ResultControllerTest. Considering how to reduce the performance overhead of Machinist.
  • Wrote a tutorial of using Machinist in Markus.
  • Thinking of some problems related with Assigning TAs to Rubrics

Next Steps

  • Discuss with Karen about the use cases of Assigning TAs to Rubrics
  • Finish the ResultControllerTest

Roadblocks

  • None

Robert

Status

  • Have offers from Google, Amazon, and Microsoft to consider!
  • Kept up with reviews, but didn’t do very many.

Next Steps

  • Do/Finish notables, as it has been all term.

Roadblocks

  • Interviews in Seattle. -> From here on in, I have guaranteed certified Free Time(tm).

Written by Robert B

March 12th, 2010 at 4:58 pm

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