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Technology/Technology Tips
Technology Tips: Don't Curve It, Convert It! Translating Assessment Score Languages with a Graphing Calculator

Jay Walgren 

September 2007, Volume 101, Issue 2, Page 155

Abstract:
Using a graphing calculator, the author converts grades based on learning objectives to a standard grading scale. The author developed equations for a programmable calculator to translate grades into a typical grading percentage system. This month's Surfing Note promotes a social network site for teachers, which includes resources such as a tool to schedule meeting times. Edited by Robin Rider and Kathleen Lynch-Davis.

Keywords:
Article
Assessment / Testing
Grades 9-12
Teacher
Technology