Workshop: Writing Assessment Using Holistic Grading
Course ID - CTD0300-2
Short Title: Writing Assessment
Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.
After the workshop, participants will develop an in-class or out-of-class writing assignment for their Gordon Rule Writing class incorporating specific instructions/guidelines and student expectations as outlined in the Gordon Rule rubric. They will then administer the writing assignment in one of their classes and score the student samples using the holistic scoring method and the Gordon Rule rubric. Finally they will prepare a brief report on the results of the scoring and provide recommendations for improving the assessment process and/or student writing skills.
By the conclusion of this workshop, will have received the tools and gained the knowledge, skills and practice to provide more intentional learning experiences related to writing.
As a result of successful completion of the
workshop, participants will be able to:
How to Register
Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system. The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.
You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer. Example: Richard Johnson would be rjohnson (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop)
Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions
Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule. Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited. However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen. CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.
If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made. College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.