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Who sent you this statement? Parent, student or asministrator?
Justify your grades with your criteria, objectives and assessments. I
stopped having most of these discussions with parents and students when I
started using rubrics which very clearly stated the goals and levles of
acheivments. My rubrics also include a reflective questions part so the
studnet themselves can indicate what they learned and what they feel the
grade should be based on the work and the goals.
> Okay guys, I got this statement yesterday, would like your feedback.
> " Why do you grade so hard in art? It is just an elective (even though
> our district requires it for graduation). Students should not be given
> below a B in art. Not everyone can do art so you need to go easy on
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