Academic Assessment Seminars and Workshops

Biology faculty presentation on using assessment results for program improvement at the 2017 Annual Academic Assessment Seminar

 

Annual Academic Assessment Seminars, Retreats, and Workshops by Year

The schedule of assessment seminars, retreats, and workshops is provided below, including programs for the Seminars and Retreats. To request additional materials from any of these events, please contact Academic Affairs.

 

  • 2019-2020

    Assessment Seminar & Retreat


    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar/
    Accreditation Kick Off: Core Competencies in Support of Comprehensive Student Learning - A National Overview, October 4, 2019 

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Natasha Jankowski, Director, National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment

    Assessment Workshops

    • AY20 schedule under development
  • 2018-2019

    Assessment Seminar & Retreat

    Annual Academic Assessment Retreat: Thursday, May 9, 2019


    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar: Where Learning Matters, September 7, 2018

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. David Marshall, Senior Scholar, National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment

    Assessment Workshops

    • 5/6 - 5/7/19: GER/AA/AAS Assessment Soirée
    • 3/29/19: Charrette: Critical Thinking; and Forum: Looking Ahead to Gen Ed Revision - What Makes a Gen Ed Course?
    • 2/22/19: Charrette: Information Literacy; and Forum: Looking Ahead to Gen Ed Revision - Revising Student Learning Outcomes?
    • 1/10 - 1/11/19: Winter Teaching Academy
    • 11/16/18: Workshop: Assignment Design & Assignment Scaffolding; and Forum: General Education & ePortfolios
    • 10/19/18: Workshop: Student Learning Outcomes & Rubric Development; and Forum: The Interstate Passport
    • 9/21/18: Workshop: Curriculum Mapping & Shared Assessment; and Forum: Diversity and Inclusion GER Initiative
    • 9/14/18: Forum: What's the Latest in General Education?
  • 2017-2018

    Assessment Seminar & Retreat

    Annual Academic Assessment Retreat, May 15, 2018


    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar, September 8, 2017

    National Speaker: Dr. Julie Carnahan, Vice President, State Higher Education Executive Officers Association

    Assessment Workshops

    • 5/7 - 5/8/18: GER/AA/AAS Assessment Soirée
    • 3/23/18: Workshop: Rubric Development & Student Work; and Forum: Looking Ahead in General Education
    • 2/23/18: Workshop: Student Learning Outcomes & Rubric Development; and Forum: Gen Ed High Impact Practices & Student Success
    • 1/26/18: Workshop: Curriculum Mapping & Shared Assessment; and Forum: Alaska Native-Themed General Education Discussion
    • 12/18/17: Workshop: Continued Discussion on Rubric 3
    • 12/15/17: Workshop: Continued Discussion on Rubric 3
    • 11/10/17: Workshop: Rubric Development & Student Work; and Forum: Looking Ahead in General Education
    • 10/20/17: Workshop: Student Learning Outcomes & Rubric Development; and Forum: Gen Ed High Impact Practices & Student Success
    • 9/22/17: Workshop: Curriculum Mapping and Shared Assessment; and Forum: Alaska Native-Themed General Education Discussion
  • 2016-2017

    Assessment Seminar

    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar/Institutional Self-Study Kick Off, September 9, 2016

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert Stein, National Consultant, Educational Partnerships 

    Assessment Workshops

    • 5/8 - 5/9/17: General Education Soirée
    • 4/21/17: Workshop: Rubric and Student Work
    • 3/24/17: Workshop: Outcomes and Rubric
    • 2/10/17: Workshop: Curriculum Mapping and Shared Assessment
    • 12/9/16: Workshop: Refining GER Assessment Rubric #2 Social Sciences, Humanities, and Fine Arts
    • 11/18/16: Workshop: Rubric and Student Work
    • 11/11/16: Workshop: Outcomes and Rubric
    • 10/14/16: Workshop: Curriculum Mapping and Shared Assessment
    • 9/30/16: General Education Open Forum (part of the Institutional Self-Study open forum series)
  • 2015-2016

    Assessment Seminar

    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar, September 11, 2015

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Janice Denton, Project Mentor, Higher Learning Commission

    Assessment Workshops

    • 5/6/16: Planning for the Summer 2016 GER Assessment Pilot
    • 4/15/16: Closing the Loop and Telling the Story
    • 4/15/16: Gathering and Selecting Student Artifacts
    • 3/25/16: Using the Shared Rubric and Designing Assessments
    • 1/7/16: From Curriculum Mapping to Shared Assessment
    • 10/30/15: Curriculum Mapping and Assessment
    • 10/23/15: Curriculum Mapping: Rubrics and Assignments
    • 9/25/15: Curriculum Mapping: Student Learning Outcomes
  • 2014-2015

    Assessment Seminar

    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar, September 12, 2014

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Susan Hatfield, Senior Scholar, Higher Learning Commission

    Assessment Workshops

    • 4/14/15: Developing Academic Program Assessment Plans
    • 4/3/15: ePortfolios and Academic Assessment
    • 3/20/15: Norming Your Academic Assessment Rubrics
    • 2/7/15: Developing Academic Program Assessment Plans
  • 2013-2014

    Assessment Seminar

    Annual Academic Assessment Seminar, September 13, 2013

    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert Mundhenk, Visiting Scholar, Higher Learning Commission

    Assessment Workshops

    • 4/4/14: A Conversation about Program Improvement
    • 3/7/14: Rubrics and Assessment Data Collection: Making Things Good, Better, and Innovative
    • 2/7/14: Program Mission Statements and Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs): Are Yours Effective?