At today's HS PTA Coffee approximately 35 parents dove into the topic of standards-based grading and we talked about the work that Graded's schoolwide Grading and Reporting Task Forces has been doing. Below is the presentation from the session, a video showing a discussion on what one school is doing, and a funny video on grading. You can also find resources at HS PTA Coffee: Learning and Grades. Please feel free to add your comments in the blog.
Standards-Based Grading at Casco Bay High School
Why Use a Standards-Based Grading System? from Expeditionary Learning on Vimeo.
Finally, a humorous look at grading. This is not standards-based grading and it is not what currently happens at Graded. Enjoy...