National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) In the ASSESS discussion-list archive, see the: August 2015 thread NSSE Frequency, initiated by Marabeth Nolte. Nationally-normed survey of students’ exposure to good practices in undergraduate education. pdf demonstration versions of the survey. Tools & Services includes a report builder for custom analyses of national (not institution-specific) results. Register […]

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Nationally Standardized Instruments

Nationally Standardized Instruments A Culture of Evidence: Critical Features of Assessments for Postsecondary Student Learning, from ETS (pdf file). Information about (some) instruments for general education skills, major-field assessment, student engagement, and “soft” (noncognitive) skills. Includes both ETS and other providers’ instruments. Inventory of Higher Education Assessment Instruments, from the National Center for Postsecondary Improvement […]

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New Leadership Alliance for Student Learning and Accountability

New Leadership Alliance for Student Learning and Accountability The Alliance’s activities were suspended in summer 2013. The documents Committing to Quality: Guidelines for Assessment and Accountability and Assuring Quality: An Institutional Self-Assessment Tool for Excellent Practice in Student Learning Outcomes Assessment are available from CHEA (pdf files).

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Online Discussion

Online Discussion Blogs about assessment This is just a list. It’s not exhaustive and it doesn’t imply a recommendation or evaluation. Some of these blogs are updated regularly, some haven’t had new posts for a while. Topic-specific blogs for AALHE members. The Assessment Forum from Ann Boudinot-Amin at the American University in Cairo. Assessing Student […]

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