The Orion

Students should grade teachers

Photo credit: David Molina

Jeff Guzman and David Molina

September 13, 2016

When it comes to school, the force that drives most people to do well and give a strong effort is the final letter grade. Making sure that you are learning something from a class is more important, but the reason grades exist is to help show how much a student has learned from a course. Something th...

There’s more to grading than students think

Illustration by Miles Huffman

Joseph Rogers

January 24, 2015

I used to be one of those students who was quietly disappointed when a professor announced that our papers were not yet ready to be handed back. Sure, most professors have what we could call a "real life" outside of their class times and office hours, but I wanted to know what I got on that pape...

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