How NOT to Assess Student Writing
Ask a Tech Teacher
OCTOBER 24, 2017
In my school, every teacher assesses writing. If I use Common Core as an example, here’s what these Standards call out as important about writing (slightly rephrased from the Anchor Standards): Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence. Gather relevant information, assess the credibility and accuracy of each source, and integrate the information while avoiding plagiarism.