[nobe-l] question about grading

Hope Paulos hope.paulos at maine.edu
Thu Mar 11 01:28:01 UTC 2010

Hi there. When I student-taught, I did the same thing. Had reader read 
things out loud for me (including the multiple  choice questions). What will 
you be teaching? Is there a reason you need to have lessons hand-written?
Hope and guide dog, Beignet
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Faith Manion" <faith_manion at hotmail.com>
To: "NFB Education" <nobe-l at nfbnet.org>
Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 6:37 PM
Subject: [nobe-l] question about grading

Hello all,

I have about a year before I begin my student teaching and this semester I 
am teaching several lessons.  With these lessons I am giving multiple choice 
tests and writing activities.  In the past someone has just graded the 
multiple choice items for me and then read the writing responses out loud. 
Do you guys know any other way to grade papers when they are hand written 
and not typed?  Is there any new type of technology out there that I am 
unaware of that will read handwriting?


Faith Manion

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