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Creating a Rubric in Brightspace

Steps to Develop a Rubric

Before you create a rubric in Brightspace you need to complete the initial development of the rubric as follows:

  1. Decide what kind of rubric you want to create: analytic or holistic
  2. Identify criteria you want to assess
  3. Identify the number of standards/levels
  4. Develop descriptors
  5. Apply a scoring strategy
  6. Review and revise the rubric

For more details on these steps see our resource on Designing Grading and Feedback Rubrics.

Creating a Rubric in Brightspace

This video from D2L (2:27) explains how to create and edit a rubric in Brightspace:

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