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Educational Leadership - March 2011 - Page 66-67. An oldie but a goodie. I prefer the notion of success criteria to rubrics as success criteria allow students limitless open ended avenues for thinking and application. I endorse the importance of writing the learning intention up, referring to it throughout the lesson and using it as the basis of the exit ticket.
It is lot more trauma when you have a family to deal with, along with an assignment to write. Family demands time and we accept that a person is at such a crucial stage that they are unable to neglect both the things, as they both are uniformly essential.