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Why the traditional grading system does more harm than good | Chip Porter | TEDxYouth@MBJH
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Added Jun 23, 2016
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Having delivered humorous TEDx talks before, Chip decided to do something very different for this talk. Chip decided to talk about something that, frankly, ticks him off - the way teachers grade students in school. He believes our current grading system does more bad than good, so to solve that problem, Chip has a new system to replace it.

Chip Porter is a ninth-grade student at Mountain Brook Junior High in Mountain Brook, Alabama where he is a member of the MBJH TED-Ed Club.

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