Assessment Resources

Visual depiction of the NILOA Transparency Framework Assessment Resources Component.

Assessment resources encompass information or training provided to faculty and staff to help them understand, develop, implement, communicate, and use evidence of student learning.

The table below shows a variety of resources to support WSU faculty assessing WSU’s Undergraduate Learning Goals, with links to contacts and materials.

Type of Resource

Led By / Contact

Description

UCORE Committee

UCORE Director

UCORE Committee includes its Subcommittee for Assessment. Both committees include faculty and key administrative professionals under the Provost’s area.

Office of Assessment for Curricular Effectiveness (ACE)

Kimberly Green

Assists with planning and supporting general education assessment, analyzing data and reporting/preparing results for discussion. Manages UCORE assessment archives.


Provides good practice assessment resources which include:


Writing Program

Lisa Johnson-Shull

The Writing Program provides training and consults with faculty and programs to promote and assess student learning in written communication.

Libraries

Corey Johnson

WSU Libraries provides training and consults with faculty and programs to promote and assess student learning in information literacy.

Office of Institutional Research (IR)

Fran Hermanson, Stephanie Kane

Provides centrally collected data which contributes to assessment, including NSSE results, academic performance and persistence, retention and graduation rates, and student demographic information.

Faculty Senate

See website

WSU EPPM (PDF) section "Assessment of student learning"