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Personalized Learning with Matt & Courtney navigateright Episode
Matt and Courtney talk with Ken O'Connor at the Aurora Institute Symposium 2019. Ken is an independent consultant who specializes in issues related to the communication of student achievement, especially grading and reporting. Through books and articles, presentations and working with small groups, Ken helps individuals, schools, and school districts to improve communication about student achievement.
In 1995, Ken developed eight guidelines for grading, and he has continued to refine those guidelines. In 2007, the same ideas were organized into fifteen fixes for broken grades. He has also designed eleven guidelines for standards-based reporting. He is now generally acknowledges to be one of a small group of leading experts on how to grade and report effectively.
(Text from oconnorgrading.com.)