Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Effective Grading: A Tool for Learning and Assessment” as Want to Read:
Effective Grading: A Tool for Learning and Assessment
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Effective Grading: A Tool for Learning and Assessment

3.95  ·  Rating Details ·  22 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Effective Grading is written for the faculty member who believes the grading process is a valuable measure of student learning. This hands-on guide for evaluating student work offers an in-depth examination of the linkage between teaching and grading. It uses grades not as isolated artifacts, but as part of a process that, when integrated with course objectives, provides r ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published February 25th 1998 by Jossey-Bass
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Effective Grading, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Effective Grading

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 62)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Nov 16, 2012 Laura rated it really liked it
Very interesting. The way in which Walvoord approaches grading is great food for thought for those of us in education: how well do we think out our assessment process? are our expectations for our students clear, or could they be open to interpretation? what are we assessing (knowledge? skills? both?) and why?

The steps outlined here clearly lead educators to a better understanding of both assessment and instructional design, which need to go hand-in-hand for either to be effective. It's also cle
Jan 07, 2012 Katherine rated it really liked it
Good practical guide with tips that can be implemented today. I would consider reading this again with colleagues ... it would be beneficial to read, implement, and share with one another.
Melanie Page
Aug 04, 2011 Melanie Page rated it it was amazing
Shelves: nonfiction
Informs you on how to grade for student happiness AND what your department will say about you...!
Maswabi Kahundu
Maswabi Kahundu marked it as to-read
Sep 25, 2016
BookDB marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2016
Addison Shockley
Addison Shockley marked it as to-read
Aug 12, 2016
Spencer marked it as to-read
Jul 28, 2016
Brian Conant
Brian Conant marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2016
Jan Schultz
Jan Schultz rated it it was amazing
Apr 16, 2016
Michael marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2016
Christopher rated it it was amazing
Dec 14, 2015
Allison marked it as to-read
Dec 13, 2015
Laura marked it as to-read
Nov 10, 2015
Qizhen marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2015
Jamie added it
Oct 08, 2015
Gwen rated it liked it
Aug 31, 2015
Rachel Younger
Rachel Younger rated it really liked it
Jul 02, 2015
Carlos marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2015
Jeremy rated it it was ok
Feb 17, 2015
Robert Kerr
Robert Kerr rated it it was amazing
Jan 04, 2015
Deb Lee
Deb Lee rated it liked it
Dec 22, 2014
Sarah rated it liked it
Nov 02, 2014
Marie desJardins
Marie desJardins marked it as to-read
Oct 22, 2014
Dianne rated it liked it
Oct 04, 2014
Samuel Adeyeye
Samuel Adeyeye marked it as to-read
Sep 25, 2014
Christine rated it liked it
Aug 11, 2014
Jackie marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2014
Stefanie marked it as to-read
Jun 16, 2014
leesha roberts
leesha roberts is currently reading it
Jun 11, 2014
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book