Reframe Your Approach to Grading and Feedback


Paper stack -[Photo by Flickr user Johann Dréo and used under Creative Commons License]As a writing instructor, I’ve picked up a few helpful strategies for giving feedback to student writers. The big takeaways are:

  1. Prioritize the things that are most important to that assignment
  2. Try to write feedback as an informant – your students are learning to write for a particular community
  3. Work with the writer & help students develop over the long term

Check out my post on GradHacker.

[Photo by Flickr user Johann Dréo and used under Creative Commons License]

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