Grades Out, Badges In

David Schwen for The Chronicle

October 14, 2012 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today
What If We Got Rid of Grades

David Schwen for The Chronicle

Grades are broken. Students grub for them, pick classes where good ones come easily, and otherwise hustle to win the highest scores for the least learning. As a result, college grades are inflated to the point of...

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