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Next Chat: Will Letter Grades Survive on February 7, 2018

Under pressure from an unprecedented constellation of forces—from state lawmakers to prestigious private schools and college admissions offices—the ubiquitous one-page high school transcript lined with A–F letter grades may soon be a relic of the past. - Laura McKenna in Will Letter Grades Survive? 

In February, we'll discuss the movement to do away with letter grades and the opportunities and challenges that come with going gradeless. Join us!

Add this chat to your calendar.

Who’s Moderating?

Our moderators on Februrary 7 are:

Betty Ray, @bettyray

Laura Thomas, @CriticalSkills1

Scott Bain, @jeffcoopen

What’s a Twitter Chat, and How Does It Work?

A Twitter chat is a conversation that happens on Twitter. It’s hosted by people who are interested in a particular topic. The hosts pose a series of questions that trigger conversation between the participants. There are hundreds of Twitter chats every month, and this article will help you learn how to participate.

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