I know you want students to attend your class. I know you think they will learn more if they do so. I know you think they will learn more if they participate in discussions. But your goal is for them to learn things. You might even hold out hope that at least some of them might get excited … [Read more...] about Why should students attend your class?
Seems like a pretty weird question, eh? Marks = assessment Or do they? Are you using marks for behaviour modification? Do you give marks for regular attendance? Do you give marks for "participation"? Do you give marks for anything else that is not a measure of having learned … [Read more...] about What is the purpose of your marking scheme?