Assessment Resources

Over the years, national organizations have published many reports, charts, presentations, studies, and position papers (in the case of the Humanities, even a book-length study) that consider the principles, trends, and ongoing challenges of assessment and related higher education issues. The following links are to some of the most useful of these resources. 

AACC Reclaiming the American Dream -- Community Colleges and the Nations Future (report) 2012

CAEL Competency-Based Degree Programs in the U.S. (report) 2012

Literary Study, Measurement and the Sublime: Disciplinary Assessment (Assessment of Humanities)

ACE Public Accountability for Student Learning in Higher Ed (report) 2004

AACU General Education Value Rubrics

AACU Trends in Student Learning

National Institute of Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA) Reports