COPLACDigital Voices of Migration: Participation Grading Rubric*
Strong participation is essential to achieving course outcomes. Our goal is for every participant to meet or exceed “B” grade expectations.
|A – Distinguished
Demonstrates exceptional engagement
|B – Proficient
Demonstrates very good engagement
|C – Basic
Demon-strates minimal engage-ment
|D/F – Unsatisfactory
Demonstrates Unsatisfactory engagement
|In-Class Engagement||Participant meets “B” grade expectations and exceeds them with especially thought provoking and thoughtful contributions that help foster a productive online community.||Participant actively and positively contributes to class sessions: arrives on time; carefully prepares assigned material and tasks; offers pertinent comments and information; demonstrates critical thinking skills; shows respect for fellow participants; works effectively with other participants; focuses on tasks at hand and completes them in a timely manner; and volunteers without dominating the class.||Participant falls short of “B” grade expectations in one to two areas.||Participant does not meet expectations in multiple areas and/or dismisses instructor requests to address problems (e.g. dominates the class).|
|Blogging||Blogger meets “B” grade expectations and exceeds them with especially thought provoking and thoughtful contributions that help foster a productive online community.||Blogger actively and positively contributes to student blogs: submits complete posts; offers meaningful replies to peers; moderates comments received; and respects guidelines, netiquette and deadlines.||Blogger falls short of “B” expectations in one to two areas.||Blogger does not meet expectations in multiple areas and/or dismisses instructor requests to address problems (e.g. major netiquette issues).|
*Participants are expected to respect the attendance policy and all other policies stated in the syllabus. Failure to do so will negatively impact your participation grade.