Workshop Description

Understanding and Designing Rubrics

Theme: Teaching Evaluation and Program Assessment
Type: Hands-on
Date and time: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: 127 Capen Hall (inside Silverman Library), North Campus

Participants will learn about rubrics by interacting with and discussing example assessment rubrics. They will be challenged with working together to build a rubric and then apply it by assessing example evidence with it.

Learning objectives

  • Define rubrics by type and assessment methodology
  • Build an assessment rubric
  • Assess outcomes of sample evidence with a rubric
  • Describe and recognize the value of realistic well-defined, achievable, measurable and student-centered learning goals


This workshop is co-sponsored by The Graduate School.


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