Skills Based Grading and Grading for Mastery
How can history and social studies teachers show a student that they have mastered the knowledge of a class? There are many theories on grading and grades in education, but many of them do not show how to practically create a grading system. History Forge has taken on this project in order to help educators with their grading, and even more importantly, help create a system that truly encourages students to learn the skills of history.
Read the articles below in order to discover the definitions of skill based grading and grading for mastery, as well as resources to help you implement both.