Updated 3/13/2018 to include sample rubrics for download. See below.
A succinct explanation of what rubrics are and how to use them, from the University of Newcastle, Australia. Includes activities that can be completed with colleagues to evaluate your own rubric resources.
Practical guidance for writing effective assignments, including aligning assignments to goals, from the Colorado State University supported WAC Clearinghouse.
A collection of resources not only for writing exam questions, but also for aligning questions to learning outcomes and validating questions, from the Center for Instructional Development and Research at the University of Washington.
A very thorough workshop guide with step by step explanations and examples from the Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Texas.
Sample Rubrics for Download
Rubrics (attached) shared by clients in Blackboard Learn format to be imported into courses and used as is or modified. Instructors for import: Import and Export Rubrics | Blackboard Help