Assessment

Consistent Grading Methods

Contributor: Robbin Bauman | Length : 53 | File type : Audio

When report card time comes, are your teachers looking forward to the job? Have you, as a board, empowered them with the information that they need to handle this important aspect of their work with c... Read More

Grading Difficult Subjects

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Curricular

Grading a math worksheet is one thing. What about creative writing? Art? Download this worksheet now or read it below. ... Read More

What Do They Need to Know? Focusing Instruction with Learning Maps

Contributor: Anthony Hurst | Length : 5 | File type : Video

How do you decide what you will require students to learn? In English and math, these decisions are usually made by your curriculum, says Anthony. But there are so many things to learn in science clas... Read More

Worth Taking Time For: Why and How I Check in Class

Contributor: Javon Miller | Length : 4 | File type : Video

Checking: It's one thing you can save for after school. But should you? Javon Miller believes the immediate feedback of checking student work in class is worth the time it takes. He explains the benef... Read More

Twenty-Seven Traits of Teachers

Contributor: Howard Lichty | File type : Document

Based on the work of Charters and Waples, this tool provides assessments of the strengths and weaknesses of Christian teachers. For more information on how to use this document, listen to Howard Licht... Read More

Show Them, Tell Them: Techniques to Communicate the Stories of the Bible

Contributor: Yvonne King | Length : 25 | File type : Video

It's Bible story time, so you reach for the Bible story book. Will your students engage with the message? Will they understand how the people of the story felt? By learning the story so well that y... Read More

Conquering Subjectivity in Assessments and Embracing the Rubric (Sharon Martin)

Contributor: Sharon Martin | Length : 66 | File type : Audio

Most teachers have at some point stared helplessly at papers or projects and wondered how to grade them efficiently and fairly. The rubric is the teacher’s friend for efficient and fair marking, and ... Read More

What Do Teachers Do? Focusing Your Lessons with Objectives

Contributor: Peter Goertzen | Length : 6 | File type : Video

How do you prepare to teach a class? How do you know what lectures, questions, and activities to include? It all starts with the objective, says Peter. He describes the value of a clear statemen... Read More

How Do I Assess Subjective Projects? Rubrics for Creative Writing

Contributor: Sharon Martin | Length : 4 | File type : Video

Assessing creative projects can seem arbitrary. Are there ways to make the process easier for teachers and more transparent for students? Sharon Martin says yes. Using rubrics can simplify the pr... Read More

Final Project Grading Rubric

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Curricular

This rubric provides a method for assessing the final project assigned in history class. Download this document now or read it below. ... Read More