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Standards Based Grading – A Parent's Concerns | Kennewick ...

Standards Based Grading – A Parent's Concerns | Kennewick ... | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
While Kennewick School District and the Kennewick Education Association continue work to resolve the KEA grievance over standards based grading in Kennewick.
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It may be time to replace report cards - Enterprise News

It may be time to replace report cards - Enterprise News | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
It may be time to replace report cardsEnterprise NewsForward-thinking school systems are creating standards-based report cards using multiple assessment measures, including a mixture of standardized tests, common final exams and specific...
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Reconciling convergence and divergence | Dangerously Irrelevant

Reconciling convergence and divergence | Dangerously Irrelevant | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
principles of standards-based grading; “begin with the end in mind and work backwards;” understanding by design; and other more convergent learning ideas. with… project-, problem-, challenge-, and/or inquiry-based ...
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Reflection on School Year Goals #4 | Outside the Cave

Reflection on School Year Goals #4 | Outside the Cave | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
(I hope that moving to a Standards Based Grading system will enable these things to happen organically). My students just completed their last major essay for me, and for the first time all year I made the time to conference ...
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Convergent classroom (standards-based grading) meets divergent ...

principles of standards-based grading; “begin with the end in mind and work backwards;” understanding by design; and other more convergent learning ideas. with… project-, problem-, challenge-, and/or inquiry-based ...
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Change Teaching by Changing Grading « Educator, Learner

Change Teaching by Changing Grading « Educator, Learner | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
I use modified standards-based grading in chemistry. Students are assessed on their ability to perform a task around a certain concept. So, I do not grade worksheets or menial assignments because again, they are not ...
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Rockwood Teachers Secure New Salary Agreement - Patch.com

Rockwood Teachers Secure New Salary Agreement - Patch.com | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
Rockwood Teachers Secure New Salary AgreementPatch.comThe district also will establish elementary and secondary committees to continue work regarding standards based grading.
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Using Standards-Based Grading to Improve Education

Using Standards-Based Grading to Improve Education | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
Shifting the way that students are graded, from an arbitrary letter system to a standards-based system, can have many positive effects on learning and educational success.
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District staff defend Jackson's grading system - Southeast Missourian

District staff defend Jackson's grading system - Southeast Missourian | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
District staff defend Jackson's grading systemSoutheast MissourianAssistant superintendent Dr. Rita Fisher said the district began considering transitioning from a letter grade system to a standards-based report card in 2003.
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Georgia Senate Press Office » Blog Archive » Report From the ...

Georgia Senate Press Office » Blog Archive » Report From the ... | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
The committee also favorably reported SB 364 on limiting the use of standards-based grading systems. These grading systems ... Standards-based reporting would still be used in the first through third grades.
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Grading: good or bad? | ENGL 110 | Writing Ourselves: Revising ...

In preparation for Tuesday's class I read the essay in Acting Out Culture about the function of grades in the school system. I found myself really buying into Alfie Kohn's argument that grades lead to a negative in almost every ...
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Subjective Grading: A necessary part of secondary education ...

Subjective Grading: A necessary part of secondary education? News no comments. Despite a seemingly intense focus on testing, “subjective grades” continue to be a widespread component of students' grades.
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Letter grades ‘standard’-bearers no more | Kentucky Teacher

Letter grades ‘standard’-bearers no more | Kentucky Teacher | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
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Winding Down the Year « Mathy McMatherson

Winding Down the Year « Mathy McMatherson | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
How I grade them. How I distribute points. I think I've spent this whole year gradually difting towards a standards-based grading approach but I haven't been calling it that. I like the idea of targeted assessments – being able to ...
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Craig Messerman Standards Based Grading and the Game of ...

Craig Messerman Standards Based Grading and the Game of ... | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
Classroom based instruction is essential to the understanding of student content knowlege. What can I do for Extra Credit? Standards based grading is the essential element to creating student success in the classroom.
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First semester with criterion-referenced grading, general recap ...

(More details on what we did this semester, and on criterion-referenced grading in general—also called standards-based grading, particularly in the sciences—can be found by clicking on the “criterion-referenced grading” tag to the right of this ...
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Parents, Principals Discuss Standards Based Grading System - St ...

Parents, Principals Discuss Standards Based Grading System - St ... | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
Principals who spoke at the meeting all favored the new system over the traditional method of grading.
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Assessment discussions turn into grading discussions

Whenever I am invited to talk with a group of secondary teachers about assessment, the topic of grading almost always comes up, too. This parallels my early ... Marzano, R. (2010). Formative Assessment & Standards-Based Grading (p.
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Spartan Talk: Solon Invited to Grant Wood AEA to Present

Spartan Talk: Solon Invited to Grant Wood AEA to Present | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
Solon students, teachers and administrators have been invited to the March 7th Grant Wood AEA Superintendent meeting to present on Standards Based Grading and Competency Based education. The audience for the ...
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Parents to talk about grading system at Jackson School Board meeting - Southeast Missourian

Parents to talk about grading system at Jackson School Board meetingSoutheast MissourianUnder the system, students do not receive letter grades but are assessed on a set of standards based on district and state expectations for each grade.
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Plan would tweak La. schools' letter grade evaluations - The Advocate

MiamiHerald.comPlan would tweak La. schools' letter grade evaluationsThe Advocate“It is sort of a recalibration,” said Penny Dastugue, president of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, which approved the grading plan in December...
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Update On Standards-Based Grading and Reporting | School ...

Update On Standards-Based Grading and Reporting | School ... | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
Tom Guskey and Lee Ann Jung, professors in the College of Education at the Univ. of Kentucky, have worked with teachers and school leaders in Kentucky to.
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Changing our Grading System | ENGL 110 | Writing Ourselves ...

If a student knows their work isn't going to be graded then they really wont try. How can we expect kids to excel in high school if their prior experience hasn't taught them what to expect? Letter grades in middle school help ...
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Receiving Grades | ENGL 110 | Writing Ourselves: Revising Cultural ...

I believe grades, to an extent, hurt our education and help it at the same time. A negative about grades is that instead of learning the information that is taught, many students just memorize the material long enough to receive ...
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'Disastrous' school grade policy averted - Local 10

'Disastrous' school grade policy averted - Local 10 | Standards-Based Grading with Secondary Emphasis | Scoop.it
'Disastrous' school grade policy avertedLocal 10I told the members of the committee that Florida had it right when we opted to add additional component such as graduation rate and participation in advanced academic offerings to the high school...
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