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Critical Conversations: Learning to Ungrade

Critical Conversations: Learning to Ungrade

April 6, 2021
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Ungrading: Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead) by Alfie Kohn and Susan Blum

Join the Ungrading Revolution! Grading is often cited as the most onerous part of education, by teachers and students. But what if you never had to do it again?

Learn how to enhance student autonomy, mastery, and purpose with innovative new ideas, sourced from the book Ungrading by Susan Blum. Come share your grading experiences and learn how you never have to have another “Lost Weekend’.


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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).


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