|Instead of asking ...
|Ask this ...
|Questions that do not align with standards-based grading
|Questions that align with standards-based grading
|What assignments are my student missing?
|What standards does my student need to focus on to improve their learning?
|What extra credit can my student do to improve their grade?
|When is the next opportunity for my student to reassess?
|How many points is the test/assignment worth?
|What learning should my student prioritize for this assessment?
|What does my student need to do to improve their grade?
|What standard does my student need more practice on to be able to reassess?