Monday, October 17—
Sunday, October 23, 2022

The traditional grading framework can be flawed. One glaring flaw is how it does not incentivize student learning. Fortunately, regardless of the class being taught, ungrading is a solution for everyone. It allows students to better close the loop on their knowledge, along with additional benefits for students and educators. But what is ungrading?

This 20-Minute Mentor introduces the concept of ungrading and provides some big-picture examples of how ungrading works in different types of courses, including STEM courses. The expert presenter will explain the problems and drawbacks of a traditional grading framework and how ungrading can overcome them. Additionally, the presenter will demonstrate strategies for implementing ungrading in a classroom, including getting students on board, incentivizing students, and determining summary grades.

Upon completion of this program, you’ll be able to:

• Describe certain issues with a traditional grading framework

• Define ungrading and its benefits

• Determine a variety of ways that ungrading may fit into your course


Password: potential92


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