Glossaries: Assessment Terms

Glossaries: Assessment Terms In the ASSESS discussion-list archive, see the February 2013 thread “Will” vs “Should”, in learning outcomes, initiated by Catherine Kelley, about the implications of how learning outcomes are defined. Assessment & Curriculum Glossary, from Madison Area Technical College Assessment Glossary, from Fashion Institute of Technology (SUNY)’s Center for Excellence in Teaching (pdf […]

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Grades as Outcomes Assessment

Grades as Outcomes Assessment “We already give grades. Isn’t that enough?” The issue’s addressed in: Do grades make the grade for program assessment?, an article from ABET (pdf file). FAQs from Appalachian State University (item #2), Arkansas Tech University (item #9; the menu doesn’t work so scroll down), Colorado College (see both why can’t we use […]

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Graduate Program Assessment

Graduate Program Assessment Some of the individual institutions’ assessment-related pages (below) include assessment plans and processes for graduate programs. Assessment and Review of Graduate Programs. From the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS). Available online to CGS members, or available for purchase. CGS enrollment/degree’s data The Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education’s standards for […]

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Graduate Training in Outcomes Assessment

Graduate Training in Outcomes Assessment In the ASSESS discussion-list archive, see the September 2008 thread Doctoral Programs Emphasizing Assessment in High Ed, initiated by Pat Williams. September 2013 thread Graduate Programs in ASSESSMENT, initiated by Kathryne McConnell.  Kelsey Brunton’s post presents the thread responses in a spreadsheet. September 2014 thread Graduate Course in Assessment, Accountability, and/or Accreditation, initiated […]

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