First-grade comments stick
I don’t suppose too many people remember what was on their first grade report card. I found mine many years ago and read in the comment section that I worked too fast, was careless and didn’t read instructions. Well, my teacher was absolutely right ...
7 periods a recipe for failure
I am not typically one to write a letter to the editor, but I feel compelled to do so ... It takes me anywhere from five to 10 minutes to grade one essay, depending on the level at which it was written and the level at which I am scrutinizing.
Human Rights Report Card: What Grade Did Your NYC Council Member Get?
The scores from those categories were then averaged and each Council member was given a percentage rating on a 0-100 percent scale (100 percent being the best) and awarded a letter grade. MetroFocus looked at the top three highest scorers, and those who ...
What's in a name? Each school in the district has a unique history for how it was named
More than 20 names have graced West Fargo school buildings since School District Number 6 opened with 14 students in 1877. A second school, Fairview, was built in 1910 at Sheyenne Street and 13th Avenue South. The Packer Weekly: Director to begin new ...
Standards based grading replaces letter grades in Marshall Middle School
Marshall Middle School replaced letter grades with a new standards based grading scale this fall. The middle school implemented standards based grading, which is meant to better assess student learning and enhance communication of what children are ...