Thursday, 3 March 2016

Marks and Grades

How useful are they anyway?
Here is an article by Alfie Kohn who indicates his research shows marks and percentage grades do not promote learning.

There are other ways to assess work, provide feedback and promote learning in the 21st Century.
Read and reflect on his message. 

Kohn, A., (2011, November). The case against grades. Educational Leadership. Retrieved