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Same Essay. Same Rubric. Different Marks.

Marking student writing can be challenging.  It’s not like there is one right answer like there is in math.  So it is understandable that there is some variability in marks when we assess student writing.  But, how much variability is … Continue reading

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Am I voted off the Island? The results are in, and I’m about to find out.

Finger poised over the mouse.  Breath on hold.  Prayer spoken silently.  This was the moment I had been both dreading and anticipating.  I was about to open the results of the survey I had sent out to all the junior … Continue reading

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