Information to help hosts, judges, and competing directors!
One of my main goals in this business is to help create more clarity and understanding on the scoring side of show choir. These resources are meant to help provide information to anyone involved in competitive show choir.
- Understanding Ordinal Consensus in Palu Tabulations - This was a portion of a presentation I gave at the 2023 ICDA Summer Symposium on Understanding Show Choir Scoring.
- Building A Better Ballot - Another portion from my ICDA presentation.
- Score Sheet Examples - Several score sheets commonly used in Palu Tabulations.
- Tyson Show Choir Rubric - A rubric created by Dr. LaDona Tyson as part of her dissertation, defended in 2020.
- Judges Ethics Contract - This is a contract created by Ted Brimeyer at Urbandale High School that judges sign before they begin scoring at his competition.
- "Judging 101" Videos - A video series created by Damon Brown where experienced judges and show choir professionals discuss how to properly evaluate different categories on a score sheet.