Grading in the sciences
In this 90-minute workshop, participants discuss the role of the TA in grading and feedback in a STEM course. Participants learn how to devise strategies for grading with consistency and fairness, understand how to use and evaluate a rubric for grading, and discuss the importance of feedback for students with various levels of performance.
NOTE: Only first-time TAs will be paid for participating in the following training sessions and are eligible for a maximum of 3 hours of paid training.
IMPORTANT: Students must register with their official McGill email address in order for the registration to be valid.
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