GRADING

Graduate student workshop at the Tisch College of Civic Life. (Ian MacLellan for Tufts University)
Graduate student workshop at the Tisch College of Civic Life. (Ian MacLellan for Tufts University)

These resources will get you started grading various types of assessments —

Educational Technology

Canvas has a useful Grading tool called SpeedGrader for marking up and commenting on student work. Learn more . . .

Grading Student Work

Grading Student Work (Vanderbilt)

Assigning Letter Grades to Numerical Scores (Tufts)

Grading Written Assignments

Grading Written Assignments (Tufts)

Grading with Rubrics

A rubric, in it’s essence, is a tool containing a limited number of carefully chosen criteria which are used to assess student learning on a given assignment. Rubrics are efficient for communicating performance expectations and giving students feedback on the elements that comprise their grade.

Grading Lab Reports

Sample Laboratory Report Rubrics (University of Michigan)