Tags » Grading

XP "Level Up" Grading - Letter Home

Well, it is that time of year again. I am waist deep in final exams, projects, and papers – all of which have to be graded by the end of next week. 762 more words


Use this one weird trick to finish all your grading in one day!

Today’s tip is a three-parter, and while I lack the magic solution you may have craved when you opened this email, there is a lesson to be learned; keep reading to find out! 365 more words

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

This morning, as I get ready for work, I make an astute observation.

Each day, my sister adds decorations to our family home and is well on her way to creating a Winter Wonderland. 620 more words


Grading Giving you the Grumbles?

Grading can be tiresome, and may seem as though you are shoveling snow while there is a blizzard raging.  Staying on top of all the student assignments may seem impossible, but there are some things you can do to lighten the load. 203 more words


Are Grades Motivators or Destructive Forces?

Ahh, grades.  Can I get an A?  Give me a B!  What does that spell?  Nothing, because grades are useless.  Right?  Well, as a teacher I’ve always been torn when it comes time to assess students.   894 more words


To grade or not to grade

That is a big question.

In the past I’ve been all over the map with this one. I’ve graded every little thing and stressed myself out over it. 242 more words


Merry Monday - Nerves

What happens when you let your nerves get the best of you?

My weekend didn’t go the way I had hoped. I choked like a Maple Leaf during the playoffs and failed my grading. 703 more words

Personal Musings