November 6, 2015
For teachers using Android in their instruction, here is a curated list of some of the best grading and assessment apps in Google Play. Some of the things you will be able to do with these apps include: quickly grade students assignments and papers, generate graphs illustrating students grades, easily calculate average marks, create multiple grade books, create grading rubrics and many more.
1- Teacher’s Gradebook- Additio
‘Additio is a revolutionary, easy-to-use gradebook for teachers that allows you to conveniently manage the day-to-day of your classes, with all the benefits of a tablet and without the need of an Internet connection. It allows you to create multiple grade books, easily calculate average marks, manage student attendance and plan each class on a daily or weekly basis.’
2- Easy Grader
‘Simply pick the number of questions on your assignment and then you can see the grade for each missed question…Useful when an assignment has bonus questions and students can make higher than 100, so you can set the grades to 0-110. Also great for when an assignment has few questions and you don't want them to count as much. For example, if there are 4 questions and you want them to be 10 points each you can set the scale to 60-100.’
3- Grade Chart
‘Simple grading tool for teachers and professors. Enter in the number of questions for the assignment you're grading, and this will generate a quick reference chart to help you determine the grade percentage and letter grade for all possible numbers of missed questions.’
4- Socrative Teacher
‘Engage, assess and personalize your class with Socrative! Educators can initiate formative assessments through quizzes, quick question polls, exit tickets and space races all with their Socrative Teacher app. Socrative will instantly grade, aggregate and provide visuals of results to help you identify opportunities for further instruction.’
5- Easy Assessment Rubric Tool
‘A simple way to capture and assess performance in any context or situation. Experience a new level of efficiency. With Easy Assessment you can: Add/Manage entire groups (classes) or smaller groups; Easily develop a rubric in two simple steps; add a video or image note to each student showcasing the item/skill/behaviour that you are assessing them on…’
6- Rubric Scorer
Rubric Scorer enables you to create rubrics and save grades for up to 40 students. It also lets you add student feedback comments, calculate average and percent score, view and print a PDF of the screen for your records and many more.