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Assessing Student Learning Book Club

Join us for a book club on the practicalities of assessment.  Why bother?  How to do it?  How to plan for it?  How should we organize for implementation?  What do we do with results?  Who cares?  Suskie’s book provides practical applications and strategies for assessments across the institution and the curriculum without making it so complicated that the assessment process dies a slow death.  Comprehensive, without jargon, the text provides methods by which standards and benchmarks and, most importantly, how to use assessment data to make meaningful changes for improvement.

January 30, 2015: Assignment: Read Part One: Understanding Assessment (pp. 1 – 54) and Part Two:  Planning for Assessment Success (pp. 55 – 134) before the session.

February 27, 2015: Assignment: Read Part Three:  The Assessment Toolbox (pp. 135 – 230).

March 27, 2015: Assignment: Read Part Four:  Understanding and Using Assessment Results (pp. 231 -  322).



UTC Learn Quick Start

Notice anything new in SP15 UTC Learn Course?  Come get started with the basics: upload your syllabus, add a column to your gradebook, and find the attendance tracking activity required within the first 2 weeks of classes. 

Session 1: 1/5/15 - 1-2pm, Hunter 407 - Register

Session 2: 1/6/15 - 3-4pm, Hunter 401 - Register

Session 3: 1/9/15 - 9-10am, Hunter 401 - Register

Session 4: 1/15/15 - 1-2pm, Hunter 401 - Register

Session 5: 1/16/15 - 9-10am, UC Computer Lab, 124 - Register

Session 6: 1/22/15 - 2-3pm, UC Computer Lab, 124 - Register 


UTC Learn and Retention

UTC Learn's Retention Center enables you to monitor and identify students who are struggling in your class.

Session 1: 1/14/15 - 1-2pm, UC Computer Lab, 124 - Register


UTC Learn and Rubrics

UTC Learn's Rubrics are a way to help students focus their efforts, produce higher quality work, and lessen their anxiety.

Session 1: 1/20/15 - 2-3pm, Hunter 401 - Register


UTC Learn Grade Center

Come explore UTC Learn's Grade Center

Session 1: 1/26/15 - 9-10am, UC Computer Lab, 124 - Register


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If you require accommodations for any of these seminars, please call 423-425-4188.