PD: Grading Smarter, Not Harder


This full day event has a focus on improving grading and assessment practices with Myron114003b Dueck, the author of ASCD best selling book, Grading Smarter, Not Harder. This one-day workshop will focus on the following topics:

  • The purpose of grading and assessment, and how it relates to instruction.
  • The value of clear learning targets and rubrics in the instructional process.
  • The role of re-dos and retakes in schools and how this process fits within secondary school systems.
  • Student self-reporting and the power of student ownership and engagement in assessment.
  • Creating assessments that have meaning to the instructional process.
  • The role of homework and how it fits within grading practices.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016; 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Early Bird Registration through June 15 : $95.00; Registration after June 15: $125.00

More detailed information can be found here.

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