43 minutes | Feb 25th 2021


Susan Blum shares about ungrading on episode 350 of the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast. Quotes from the episode Genuine education isn’t simply this points game. -Susan Blum If the learning is interesting, people will do it. -Susan Blum Think about your students as people who are learning things for purposes. If they are not learning for a grade, why else are they learning? -Susan Blum The goal is learning. Learning can be for the purpose of use or interest. -Susan Blum Resources Ungrading: Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead), by Susan D. Blum Alfie Cohen Human Synergistics Ethical Challenge I Love Learning; I Hate School”: An Anthropology of College, by Susan Blum* Universal Design for Learning Derek Bruff shares about times for telling on his blog Schwartz, Daniel L. and Bransford, John D.(1998)'A Time For Telling' EPISODE SPONSORSaneBoxRECOMMENDATIONSTry to learn something imperfectlyRECOMMENDED BY:Bonni StachowiakDualingoRECOMMENDED BY:Bonni StachowiakJill Biden’s CoatRECOMMENDED BY:Susan D. BlumInsomnia, by Marina Benjamin*RECOMMENDED BY:Susan D. BlumWad-Ja-Get?, by Howard Kirschenbaum*RECOMMENDED BY:Susan D. BlumWriting Without Teachers, by Peter Elbow*RECOMMENDED BY:Susan D. Blum
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