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A Sampling of Assessment Resources

 

Listed below are selected online resources for institutional and student learning assessment. These resources represent just a handful of the many materials available online. There are also countless publications, particularly books and other materials on assessment, available offline. The resources listed below are provided to assist those individuals or parties desiring to learn more about assessment in higher education. They are for educational purposes only and should not be viewed as endorsements or promotions of the materials by Five Towns College.

 

1. Institutional Assessment

    a. Preparatory Materials

    i. Assessing Student Learning and Institutional Effectiveness

    Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

    ii. Web-Based IR Resources

    The International Development Research Centre

    iii. Short Guide for Institutional Assessment

    The International Development Research Centre

    b. Resources

    i. Institution-Wide Assessments

    Ashford University

    ii. Online Resources

    Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning
    Texas A&M International University

    iii. Key Assessment Resources

    Kentucky Association for Institutional Research”

    iv. Internet Resources for Higher Education Outcomes Assessment

    North Carolina State University

    c. Examples

    i. Herkimer County Community College

    ii. Rutgers University

    iii. Siena College

    iv. SUNY, Potsdam

    v. Towson University

2. Student Learning Assessment

    a. Preparatory Materials

    i. 9 Principles of Good Practice for Assessing Student Learning

    American Association for Higher Education (AAHE)

    ii. List of Evaluation Glossary Terms

    The Evaluation Center, Western Illinois University

    iii. Student Learning Assessment, Options and Resources

    Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

    iv. National Surveys and Reports

    National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment

    v. Value-Added Assessment

    University of Pennsylvania

    vi. Examples of Evidence of Student Learning

    Linda Suskie, Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

    b. Resources

    i. Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

    ii. Assessment Tools

    iii. University of Delaware Assessment Videos

    c. Examples of Student Learning Assessment Plans

    i. American University

    ii. Bucknell University

    iii. Georgetown University

    iv. Gettysburg College

    v. King’s College

    vi. University of Pittsburgh