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Rubrics & Grading

Tips on writing effective rubrics and using them in Canvas, plus guidance on using the Canvas Gradebook



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Quick Resources


Creating a Rubric - Explore the concept of rubrics via a resource from the University of Colorado Denver.

Building a Rubric - Follow steps to create a rubric in Canvas.

Requesting a Rubric - Complete a form to have an IDT Technical Assistant create your rubric in Canvas.


Thinking about Grading - Read an article in Faculty Focus titled Ten Tips for More Efficient and Effective Grading.

Using a Gradebook - Learn about entering and managing grades in Canvas.

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