"A Rubric for Rubrics" (pdf) provides a one-page printable rubric that helps instructors assess the quality and use of rubrics in their courses and assignments.
The criteria assessed on a four-point scale (unacceptable, acceptable, good/solid, exemplary) include the following:
- Clarity of criteria
- Distinction between levels
- Reliability of scoring
- Clarity of expectations/guidance to learners
- Support of metacognition (awareness of learning)
- Engagement of learners in rubric development/use