How We Got Grading Wrong, and What to Do About It Pages 1-6-7
How We Got Grading Wrong, and What to Do About It
- Where are we going?
- Where am I?
- What do I need to do to close the gap?
Getting It Right
Several software platforms support standards-based grading—ActiveGrade, SBGradeBook, andBlueHarvest, to name a few.
Currently, however, there's no easy data bridge between SBG programs and student information systems such as PowerSchool or InsideCampus. Some districts, like Van Meter S.D. in Iowa, have shifted weekly progress reporting to SBG reporting software but still issue final grades through traditional student information systems.