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!