Thursday, May 28, 2009

Appraising student work - honesty versus encouragement

Ideally, we should do both according to this thoughtful essay that tries to reconcile those who argue a teacher's job - indeed, her professional responsibility - is to offer frank assessment versus those who argue that a teacher's job is to focus more on the person, rather than the work they produce.

Hat tip Chronicle of Higher Ed.

I am the scholarship dude.

(jbl)

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legalwriting/2009/05/appraising-student-work-honesty-versus-encouragement.html

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