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Parent Engagement Session - Standards-Based Grading

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Kids after school program

The Department of Education would like to invite parents to learn more about Standards-Based Grading, which is being introduced throughout the public education system from the primary through senior school levels. 

Standards-Based Grading will lead to more focused teaching and improved grading practices for the benefit of all students. The Department of Education will therefore be holding an:

Introduction to Standards-Based Grading
Parent Engagement Session’
Wednesday November 30th, 2016
5:45 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.
The CedarBridge Academy Cafetorium.

At this session, parents will learn how Standards-Based Grading will result in:

  • Better feedback for students
  • More clarity for students and parents
  • More focus on learning rather than points
  • Better assessment design
  • More transparency and accountability

All parents, parent council and PTA members are welcome!

 

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