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How Specs Grading Is Influencing Me

I hope I have not come off too negatively about specs grading. Reflecting on what I have written, it could seem like I am trying to discourage people from using it. 838 more words

Standards-Based Grading and the Common Core

For the final week of our class, we were given the opportunity to choose a topic of our choice to research based on the work we have done in this class. 2,396 more words


My Turn to Learn

I had the privilege of attending a seminar today and again tomorrow on Standards Based Assessment and Grading Practices with the one and only Rick Wormeli… 217 more words


Quiz-Video Combination Instead of Lecture

Please help me understand if how much I am rationalizing here.

Here is a reminder of how I have been organizing my classes: I create learning goals for the course, and spend roughly two-thirds of the semester teaching them the content. 445 more words

Day 35: Cell Concept Mapping

Science 8 Today I returned the students’ concept maps they did for cells. Prior to doing this cmap the students completed a form which described each organelle. 313 more words

Science 8

Watch Out!

Well that’s funny. Perusing the stats on the parent site The Other Angle, I came across a rather perplexing conversation on Reddit about this picture I took at the opening of the… 170 more words