Taking Sunday’s Grace to Monday’s Vocation

As a professor, I am constantly assessing how well my students grasp the concepts of my class; the primary way this is accomplished in academia is through testing. Sure we might not call it an exam but this is indeed what every assignment is. The whole system is based on achievement for my students. If you complete the assignment, do it well, and turn it in on time, you will get a good grade. But if you don't complete the assignment, do it poorly, or turn it in late, then you will fail. It's a s … [Read more...]