National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA)

National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment

  • NILOA’s Excellence in Assessment Designation
  • NILOA focuses on identifying & promoting effective assessment practices.
  • NILOA Resources include:
    • Viewpoints:Short articles from assessment experts.
    • Reports from surveys of college/university outcomes assessment practices.
    • Assessment briefs: Introductions for faculty, student affairs staff, etc.
    • Occasional papers by assessment experts.
    • A transparency framework for institutions’ assessment websites and online presentation of assessment information.
      • The framework in the field section of the Transparency Framework page and the regularly-changing featured website available from the home page illustrate good “transparency” practice.
    • A link to the Measuring Quality inventory of assessment instruments.
  • Information about the Degree Qualifications Profile.
  • The searchable Resource Library includes links & bibliographies on a variety of assessment topics.
  • NILOA Occasional Paper: To Imagine a Verb: The Language and Syntax of Learning Outcomes Statements.
    • From the February NILOA Newsletter.

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