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Issues When Using Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Allison Kerin

Rubrics should have 4-8 components.   

Purposes and Roles of Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Allison Kerin

Rubrics make it clear what I as an instructor am looking for...but they can also hinder creativity.    

Value Added Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Marjorie Randall

This module was about rubrics and authentic assessments. This module discussed rubrics and what they are used for. I plan to use rubrics more efficiently.  

Purposes and Roles of Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by Patrick Pfeifer

The use of a rubric allows some great opportunities for students to get more than just a letter grade and this is important in a science class.  On so many assignments, all I can offer them is...

Objective and Subjective Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Marjorie Randall

This unit discussed subjective assessments and how they should be created. Based on what I read I will put thought into how I want to assess my students and what way or ways I should go about doing...

Evaluating Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by mike oden

How can you ensure your assessments provide accurate feedback? Step 1: Deconstruct the standards. Step 2: Align items and levels of thinking. Step 3: Create valid and reliable...

Building and Testing the Rubric | Origin: EL109 | New comment by mike oden

A rubric is an assessment tool that clearly indicates achievement criteria across all the components of any kind of student work, from written to oral to visual. It can be used for marking...

Issues When Using Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by mike oden

I chose this class because I wanted to learn more about Rubric's. So far, there has been A Lot of Great information. In this class module, I learned about the mistakes people make in creating a...

Purposes and Roles of Rubrics | Origin: EL109 | New comment by mike oden

"In Blackboard, a Feedback Rubric is a tool that displays the assessment criteria for an assignment. Feedback Rubrics can help students understand what is expected to meet the...

Value Added Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by mike oden

Why you should consider using a Rubric Evaluation is below: Rubrics help instructors: Provide students with feedback that is clear, directed and focused on ways to improve learning. Demystify...