Grade Your Course

Grading student work can be a daunting and rewarding task, especially when you consider the purpose of grading.

Purpose of Grading

Grading is an important part of the teaching process, particularly because the grades and feedback you give:

  • Allow your students to understand their performance quality
  • Communicate how well your students met the student learning objectives
  • Identify areas needing improvement
  • Give you feedback on the instructional effectiveness of your course

The Grading Process

Given its importance, it is critical that you accurately evaluate student performance. Learn how to grade effectively and efficiently below.

  1. Submitting Grades
  2. Using Rubrics
  3. Providing Feedback