Download e-book for iPad: Alternatives to Grading Student Writing by Stephen Tchudi

By Stephen Tchudi

ISBN-10: 0814101305

ISBN-13: 9780814101308

Comparing a student's development as a author calls for extraordinary a fragile stability among the student's wishes and the school's wishes. This number of essays bargains a number of cutting edge techniques, concluding with rules for formulating plans of motion for introducing grading choices in school rooms, colleges, and districts.

A choice of essays, assembled by way of the NCTE's Committee on choices to Grading pupil Writing.

Uploader liberate Notes:
Scanned PDF, contains OCR/searchable text

Show description

Read Online or Download Alternatives to Grading Student Writing PDF

Similar pedagogy books

Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen's Instructional Writing in English: Studies in Honour of Risto PDF

The historical past of English writing is, to a substantial volume, the historical past of educational writing in English. This quantity is the 1st choice of papers to target tutorial writing through the historical past of the language. Spanning a millennium of English texts, the fabrics studied signify procedural and behavioural discourse in various genres.

New PDF release: Paulo Freire (Continuum Library of Educational Thought)

Paulo Freire is without doubt one of the such a lot influential thinkers in schooling. this article is a considerate and thorough advent to Freire's paintings, situating this within the context of his lifestyles, highbrow trip and the reception of his pondering round the world.

Daniel Schugurensky's textual content bargains a coherent and available account of Freire's academic idea, taking a look at its contribution to academic thought and perform and exploring the legacy of Freire for modern schooling and the relevance of his inspiration for today's scholars.

Download PDF by J. Nelson Fraser, James F. Edwards: The Life And Teaching Of Tukaram

This ebook is a facsimile reprint and will include imperfections resembling marks, notations, marginalia and fallacious pages.

Additional info for Alternatives to Grading Student Writing

Sample text

3rd ed. New York: HarperCollins, 1989. Vygotsky, L. S. Mind in Society: The Development ofHigher Psychological Processes. Ed. Michael Cole, Vera John-Steiner, Sylvia Scribner, and Ellen Souber­ man. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1978. II Responding to Student Writing 35 3 Writing Students Need Coaches, Not Judges Lynn Holaday Prescott College Lynn Holaday left the practice of law and began teaching writing several years ago, and she has not regretted it for a moment. She is currently a writing instructor in the undergraduate and master's programs at Prescott College in Prescott, Arizona, and is working on a doctorate in writing and conflict resolution at the Union Institute.

Willson. " Clearing House 50 (1977): 188-89. Glasser, William. Schools without Failure. New York: Harper, 1968. Guskey, Thomas R. " Educational Leadership 52 (Oct. 1994): 14-20. Johnson, Susan. "How Did You Do? " Gifted Child Today 18 (Mar'! Apr. 1995): 10-13. Jongsma, Kathleen Stumpf. " Reading Teacher 45 (Dec. 1991): 318-20. Keepes, Bruce D. "A School without Failure: A Description of the Glasser Approach in the Palo Alto Unified School District-/I Paper presented at the Fifty-eighth Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association.

In my efforts to enact it in three universities and, somewhat earlier, in small colleges, I've been helped most by the examples of mentors-Dan Kirby and Ken Kantor, then at the University of Georgia; Bernie and Martha Schein at Atlanta's Paid­ eia Middle School; Sandra Worsham at Baldwin High in Milledgeville, Georgia; and Chris Thaiss, my colleague at George Mason University. These teachers helped me dislodge the default model's dominance in my mind, allowing me to look at my work in new ways.

Download PDF sample

Alternatives to Grading Student Writing by Stephen Tchudi

by Donald

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 15 votes