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Standards Based Grading Gala #3

By | October 21, 2010

Welcome to the October 21, 2010 edition of the standards-based grading gala.  We have 24 great submissions from regulars and newcomers alike. Some are new to SBG, some have done it for awhile. Some are veteran teachers, some are just beginning their first year. Though most of us are inspired by similar resources, you’ll see […]

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My Grading Policy v. 2.0

By | September 5, 2010

At the end of 2009-2010, I wrote a modified draft of my course expectations. Here’s what my grading policy looked like then. Horrific. Most point penalties were designed to address behaviorial issues, rather than academic. It took nearly getting run over by the SBG express to realize just how unhelpful this grading policy was. Over the […]

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