Posts Tagged ‘continuous improvement’

Increase Student Performance Via Assessment

February 18, 2016

We all know why the assessment of student learning is important… Assessment – that is, consistent, ongoing, timely feedback – is required for any kind of student, unit, program, and institutional improvement to occur. This process provides: Opportunities for the academic community to engage in self-reflection of its learning goals, to determine the degree to which these […]

Top 5 Tips for Improving the Student Experience

December 11, 2015

It sounds simple, but asking and involving students in how technology could support them in their studies means we’re actually giving them what they want and need. If students don’t have a positive and enjoyable experience, which they believe meets their needs and offers value for money, a college or university is likely to notice […]

Higher Ed Groups Unveil New National Designation for Colleges & Universities Excelling at Self-Assessment

October 28, 2015

Washington, DC – A group of higher education organizations today announced the creation of a new national designation program for colleges and universities that demonstrate excellence at self-assessment to drive internal improvement and further student success.  The Excellence in Assessment (EIA) program – the first national initiative of its kind – will recognize institutions that […]

Considering Assessment Technology?…The Three Best Questions to Ask

October 16, 2015

Is your assessment process ready for technology? Beginning that platform selection process can be daunting. If you follow a clear framework that outlines your institution’s needs and ask the right kinds of questions, rest assured you’ll be considering the right things. A few years ago, the primary reason for using a data and assessment management […]

Reflections on the Role of Technology

August 19, 2015

I came to a realization last week… I may not be what they call a well-adjusted person…yet. But hear me out…I think you’ll understand when I say that it all started a couple months ago when my internet and cable services starting going on the fritz. It seems, that if confronted with a technology issue at home, such […]

Increase Student Performance Via Assessment

July 12, 2013

We all know why the assessment of student learning is important… Assessment – that is, consistent, ongoing, timely feedback – is required for any kind of student, unit, program, and institutional improvement to occur. This process provides: Opportunities for the academic community to engage in self-reflection of its learning goals, to determine the degree to which these […]