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Pedagogy Journal Club: Grade Inflation in Higher Education

This event is part of series:

January 12, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
MSOB x140
Speaker(s): 
Dr. Eric Yue Ma, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Topic: Grade Inflation in Higher Education

Readings:

Required:

1. Herron, Michael C., and Zachary D. Markovich. "Student Sorting and Implications for Grade Inflation." Rationality and Society (2016): 1043463117701127. Pages, 1-6. -- LINK

2. Stroebe, Wolfgang. "Why Good Teaching Evaluations May Reward Bad Teaching: On Grade Inflation and Other Unintended Consequences of Student Evaluations." Perspectives on Psychological Science 11.6 (2016): 800-816. Pages, Abstract. -- LINK

3.  Pattison, Evangeleen, Eric Grodsky, and Chandra Muller. "Is the Sky Falling? Grade Inflation and the Signaling Power of Grades." Educational Researcher 42.5 (2013): 259-265. Pages, Abstract. -- LINK

 

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