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Learning for Learning's Sake: Beyond the Grade
I usually start my morning with Gifted Homeschoolers Forum, Hoagies', Davidson, and a strong cup of coffee. I consider this time, before my children are awake, as my homeschooling professional development. This morning, GHF posted If We Want Better Students, End the Grading Game, written by Elyse Watkins. Folks, do you ever read an article and see so much of yourself contained therein? I played the grading game throughout my entire schooling. In September, I'd sum up the teacher and class and determine what I needed to do to get that A, and then I'd do that. And that's all I would do. Any teacher would