District Offers 2 Options For New Grading System 11-04-2010 - WNEM TV 5

District Offers 2 Options For New Grading System 11-04-2010

Parents in Bangor Township were given two options about the district controversial new grading system.
They can either drop their students’ first marking period grade or base their semester grade off the second marking period and a final exam grade. Or they can moves forward with a modified version of standards based grading and base their final grade off two marking periods and a final exam.
Parents have been outraged over the new pilot program because they claim traditionally good students are no longer making the grade.
The school board will meet next week to discuss the standards-based grading system further.
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