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How things are assessed

December 29, 2011


My project for today is to do something related to grading. I had wanted to finish the grading from last semester, but our district’s website access is down, and we are required to use their online gradebook. So, nothing on that front. I read Dan Meyer’s assessment-related blogs. Instead of grading old stuff, I will […]

My eyes and my stomach

December 28, 2011


“Your eyes are bigger than your stomach.” This is where I am right now. Except it isn’t my stomach (and all-the-gods forbid that the word “stomach” is used anywhere near the Drama Queen); it is my brain. I have not been happy with how my teaching has gone this year at all. So I’ve been […]