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References & Resources

Connelly, M. & Wolf, K. (2007). The Art of Rubrics: Painting by Number? Teaching Artist Journal, 5(4), 279-288.

Peat, B. (2008). Integrating Writing and Research Skills: Development and Testing of a Rubric to Measure Student Outcomes. Journal of Public Affairs Education, 12(3), 295-311.

Spurlin, J. E., Rajala, S. A., & Lavelle, J. P. (Eds.) (2008). Designing better Engineering Education Through Assessment. Sterling, VA: Stylus Press.

Stevens, D. D. & Cooper, J. E. (2009). Chapter 6. Grading classroom journals. Journal Keeping: How To Use Reflective Writing for Learning, Teaching, Professional Insight and Positive Change. Sterling, VA: Stylus Press.

Stevens, D. D. & Levi, A. J. (2005). Introduction to Rubrics: An Assessment Tool to Save Grading Time, Convey Effective Feedback and Promote Student Learning. Sterling, VA: Stylus Press.

Stevens, D. D. & Levi, A. J. (2009). “Rubrics: A Powerful Assessment Tool to Demystify Academic Language for International and Non-Traditional Students.” In Rita Berry & Bob Adamson (Eds.), Assessment Reform and Educational Change. Berlin, Germany: Springer.

Taggard, G. l., Phifer, S. J., Nixon, J. A., & Wood, M. (Eds.) (2001). Rubrics: Handbook for Construction and Use. Lancaster, PA: Technomic Publishing Co. U of Alabama Web site. Contains a list of Web sites where rubrics from many different disciplines can be found: Rubrics/Non_UA_Rubrics.html.

Rubrics created by faculty across disciplines following a workshop that Dannelle and Toni presented at the University of Alabama: UA_Faculty_Rubrics.html.

Our Web site with sample rubrics and rubric frameworks:

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