Assess students

Guidelines for using a rubric

Follow these guidelines to properly administer and grade students’ work through rubrics.

Administer the rubric

Share the rubric with students before they complete the assignment. When students are made aware of rubrics prior to instruction and assessment, they know the level of performance expected and they are more likely to reach those standards.


In order to obtain meaningful and consistent scores/grades, follow these guidelines:

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