How To Edit A Rubric (Rubrics)

Last Updated: Jul 31, 2014 11:26AM PDT

Edit the rubric grid so it corresponds to the type of feedback and scoring appropriate for the assignment.

  1. Click Add Row to add a new criterion at the bottom of the grid.
  2. Click Add Column to add a new level of achievement to the grid.
  3. Choose a Rubric Type from the drop-down list:
    • No Points: Feedback only.
    • Points: Single point value for each Level of Achievement.
    • Point Range: Range of values for each Level of Achievement.
    • Percent: Flexible depending on each assignment’s possible points.
    • Percent Range: Range of values for each Level of Achievement. During the grading process, you select the appropriate percentage level for a particular Level of Achievement and the system calculates the points earned by multiplying the weight x achievement percentage x item points.
  4. Click Edit from a label’s contextual menu to change their names. A label identifies the rows and columns with heading names.
  5. Type a point or percentage value for each row.
  6. Type a description defining the criteria and the associated Level of Achievement.
  7. Click Submit.

Each cell has a 1,000-character limit. You can reorder rows and columns by clicking the reordering functions located above the labels.

After you use a rubric for grading, you cannot edit it.You can copy the rubric to create a duplicate rubric that you can edit.