Below is Carbon County School District No. 2’s stated purpose of grading and how grading is approached in the district. Please refer to the supporting research cited for more information regarding the effective practices of measuring student proficiency and learning-centered grading.
Purpose of Grading:
Carbon County School District #2 believes that the purpose of grading is to provide parents, students, and teachers a snapshot of a student’s current level of proficiency with a particular standard or associated skill/knowledge. By instructing students to master the skills and knowledge of the Wyoming Content and Performance Standards, CCSD2 believes that students are better prepared for future grade levels, courses, and career or educational paths beyond graduation.
Carbon County School District #2 will use the following grading approaches to ensure that students are graded as fairly and accurately as possible:
Supporting Research for Grading by Measuring Student Proficiency:
View Purpose of Grading in Google docs.
Director of Curriculum
Noel Manning, M.A.Ed.
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