How To Create a Rubric

A rubric is a scoring tool that lays out the specific expectations for an assignment and can be used for grading many different assignments and tasks, including papers, discussion participation, lab reports, portfolios, group work, and oral presentations (Stevens & Levi, 2005).

The following link provides additional information about the importance of utilizing a rubric, as well as copies of the general education rubrics:

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