ERIC Number: EJ577033
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Personalizing the Grading Scale for Beginning Writers.
Carter, Ron; Rockson, Thomas A., Jr.
Teaching English in the Two-Year College, v26 n2 p125-31 Dec 1998
Describes a grading system used in a college composition class that shifts the focus away from letter grades and toward continuous student progress. Describes how it is based on a personalized, flexible standard that challenges each student's particular skills as a writer, and encourages real improvement in student writing. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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