Mitigate the impact of implicit bias in assessment and feedback practices

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Examining the Impact of Implicit Bias

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Examine how implicit bias affects your understanding, actions, and decisions

Mitigate the impact of implicit bias in assessment and feedback practices

The grading process can be impacted by implicit bias through your knowledge of students’ previous scores, work ethic, and race or ethnicity (Malouff, 2008; Malouff et al., 2013). Fortunately, there are grading practices, such as anonymous grading, that can be used to reduce the impact of implicit bias on student grades.

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