Perhaps the most powerful evidence that demonstrates the efficacy of ungrading is the student voice. This chapter is devoted to collecting and displaying those voices, perhaps as a way to convince the skeptic/naysayer, but even more importantly, as a demonstration of the learning benefits of ungrading that the students recognize for themselves!
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— David Buck (firstname.lastname@example.org / @dbuckedu)