League for Innovation in the Community College

League for Innovation in the Community College: 21st Century Learning Outcomes Project Information about a multi-institution project to define and document student learning outcomes. Links to participating institutions’ project websites and to other resources. The project is no longer active, but some of the institutions’ websites are still available.

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National Assessment Governing Board

National Assessment Governing Board Information about the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). These are assessments of students in grades 4, 8, and 12, not college students. Relevant to assessment in higher education as illustration of a current national model for assessing student learning. The NAEP site has details about and reports from assessments in […]

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The National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS)

The National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS) site has information about publications and services for assessment and other higher-education areas. Assessing Assessment: Successes, Failures, and the Future overviews the state of higher education outcomes assessment (this pdf file will open in a separate window). Presentation by Peter Ewell, NCHEMS vice-president, at the 2007 […]

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