Teaching

Moving Beyond Grades: Better Ways to Assess Student Learning (Video)

By Carmen Rojas — May 31, 2017 1 min read

A-F grades are one of the quintenessential aspects of the classroom — but Education Week Teacher blogger, author, and National Board-certified teacher Starr Sackstein feels that traditional grading systems are antiquated and ineffective.

How can teachers work with students to better assess learning and give quality feedback on their progress? In this video, originally streamed on Facebook Live, Sackstein discusses alternative methods that educators can employ in their schools.


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A version of this news article first appeared in the On Air: A Video Blog blog.