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By Catherine A. Palomba

A complete enlargement to the fundamental larger schooling overview text

This moment version of Assessment Essentials updates the bestselling first version, the go-to source on results overview in larger schooling. during this completely revised variation, you'll find, in a well-recognized framework, approximately all new fabric, examples from greater than a hundred campuses, and integral descriptions of direct and oblique review tools that experience helped to coach school, employees, and scholars approximately assessment.

Outcomes overview is of accelerating significance in greater schooling, specially as new applied sciences and coverage proposals highlight performance-based good fortune measures. best specialists Trudy Banta and Catherine Palomba draw on examine, criteria, and top practices to deal with the undying and timeliest matters in greater schooling responsibility. New themes include:

  • Using digital portfolios in assessment
  • Rubrics and course-embedded assessment
  • Assessment in scholar affairs
  • Assessing institutional effectiveness

As constantly, the step by step method of Assessment Essentials will consultant you thru the method of constructing an evaluation software, from the examine and making plans section to implementation and past, with greater than a hundred examples alongside the way in which. evaluation info are more and more getting used to lead every little thing from investment to hiring to curriculum judgements, and all college and employees might want to understand how to exploit them successfully. ideal for someone new to the evaluation strategy, in addition to for the transforming into variety of evaluate pros, this accelerated variation of Assessment Essentials may be an important source on each collage campus.

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