The 8-Bit Instructor: Grading with Steve Capone (EP007)

EP042 Reflections on a Crazy Year The Educator's Quest

It's the final episode of the first season! I do some reflecting on this past year and the things I've learned as well as things that will hopefully continue on after things go back to "normal".
  1. EP042 Reflections on a Crazy Year
  2. EP041 Gamification with Michael Matera
  3. EP040 Summer PL
  4. EP039 What Marvel Strike Force Taught Me About Collaboration
  5. EP038 Digital Escape Rooms with Karly Moura

Episode 7

In this week’s episode, Steve Capone and I talk about grading and student voice. News and updates from Google and IXL. And, your 8-Bit Crew question of the week.

News & updates

Treasure Chest: Yellkey

  • Yellkey – create temporary shortened links for class

Boss Battle: Grading with Steve Capone

Crew Members’ Board (#8BitCrew)

QOTW: How’s your year going so far?

What wins have you had? What struggles? How’s it going in general?

Use the #8BitCrew on Twitter or post longer stories in the comments section here.

Get connected

Check out my Google Classroom Udemy course. Try the following codes out:

  • AUGUST65 for 35% off
  • VIRTUAL for free access (first 10 to register)


Music by David Fesliyan (

  • Intro/Outro: “Retro Platforming”
  • Boss Battle: “Boss Battle Rock”
  • Crew Member’s Board: “Pirate Dance”
  • Wrap up: “Game Over” by Patrick de Arteaga

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