"If 20 is the score for mastery ...
I would take a different approach to SBL to SBA: Standards Based Accountability.
Why did Student A not do well in Standard 1? We could assess in their binder/notebook... did they complete the classwork and homework…"
"I would change the point values for the assignments and the zero on the homework assignment is not acceptable.... a "goose egg" on homework can mean many things (child does not understand the work or does not attempt the assignment) two…"
"I believe that scoring/grading should reflect learning, mastery of lab skills and expanded thought processes..........it is important that the whole grading process in one's classroom be designed to indicate how much a student can do to improve…"
"In my classroom I have boxes of plain computer paper, I like to take those sheets and have students create charts or diagrams reflecting the information we have just covered or what we covered the day before: having that blank sheet can bring the…"
"1. Grades should reflect progress and gradual improvement
2. Graduate classes based on group work do not always reflect learning and progress
3. Practical applications in science are an excellent method of measuring learning
4.Allowed time for…"
"Welcome to Assessment FOR Learning. Thanks for joining!
Please take a moment to introduce yourself by replying to the Introductions Forum. Also, I would suggest clicking on the "Read 1st" tab at the top of the main page. This could give…"
Welcome to Assessment FOR Learning. Thanks for joining!
Please take a moment to introduce yourself by replying to the Introductions Forum. Also, I would suggest clicking on the "Read 1st" tab at the top of the main page. This could give you some good ideas for using this site.
Feel free to add any ideas, blog posts, forum discussions, or videos that you think would be helpful to people as they are considering AFL in their classroom/schools.
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