What Changes with Mastery Grading and Reporting?

This is part of a set of articles that 2Revolutions developed for Mastery Assessment Week to feature some of the best and most applicable tools and courses from their InspirED platform, a social learning platform featuring a curated set of high-quality, free/open content resources to support educators in honing their educational practice.

Mastery-based systems move away from tests as the main measure of student learning, incorporating more open-ended tasks like performance assessments. This shift away from tests and toward continued growth and learning requires educators to calibrate their scoring to ensure that it is equitable, consistent, and accurate.

Module Four of The Performance Assessment Cycle and Module Four of Body of Evidence delve into how to calibrate your scoring with colleagues.