Archive For April, 2015

An Assessment Conference for All Seasons

An Assessment Conference for All Seasons

by Jeff Burrow Data from a recent survey of assessment practices in student affairs found that 80% of respondents said  that a lack of knowledge of the various ways to assess student learning and development was the biggest barrier faced…

A Different Type of Survey

A Different Type of Survey

by Samantha Hartlen I have been struggling to come up with ways to ask students to demonstrate their learning, rather than asking them if they feel like they’ve learned something. Most methods that I have discovered work best when you…

The Sinister Sixteen

The Sinister Sixteen

by Erin Clifford I have a copy of Bloom’s Taxonomy that I love.   It is colourful, easy to read and has a list of verbs a mile long.  I have no idea where I got it from, it sits on…