What can CCSSE tell us about student learning?

You’ve HEARD about it… …you’re EXCITED about it… …one of your classes may have even been selected to PARTICIPATE this spring… …but do you know how CCSSE relates to STUDENT LEARNING? CCSSE is the Community College Survey of Student Engagement,...

Be Assessment Savvy!

How do we know if students are learning what we say they should be learning? We assess! And the assessment world has been a hive of activity as of late, mainly after three essays were published in national periodicals. Want to know what all of the buzz is about and...

CATs to the Rescue!

Do you ever wonder if your students are learning the material that was covered in class? Are some students giving you confused looks or blank stares? CATs to the rescue! What’s a CAT? CATs, or Classroom Assessment Techniques, measure what students are learning in the...

Student Success through Global Learning Outcomes

Written by Richard Johnson, Director, Office of International Education It has become a cliché to say that we need to educate our students for a global future. Indeed, it has been over a decade since the AAC&U identified global competencies and intercultural...