A Practical Guide to Developing Rubrics by Pinnock Consulting


A rubric can be one of the most powerful assessment tools to assess a learner’s true ability, provided it is constructed properly. Rubrics take time and effort to develop, however once they are developed correctly, they can be used in a multitude of ways.This manual takes you through a step-by-step process of developing a well-constructed and purposeful rubric. It also provides the reasons for including or not including certain steps and processes.This manual can be used and adapted for any grade and any subject as all the basic principles of developing a rubric are the same.This manual is most effectively used as a step-by-step reference guide.It is advisable to follow the process while constructing a sample rubric and reading and understanding each stage of development.