From Suskie, L., (2009). Assessing Student Learning: A Common Sense Guide. Bolton, MA: Anker Publishing Company, Inc.
In 2009, CSS approved 18 College Learning Outcomes in five categores of:
Lead by the General Education Committee in 2013-14, the College Learning Outcomes are being revised for implemenation in the 2014-15 academic year.
This year the College begins major efforts in assessment with the formation of the Assessment 9.16 Steering Committee. By September 1, 2016, the College must submit a report to the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) that addresses Assessment of Student Learning concerns, specifically in the areas of general education and extended studies. CSS must demonstrate that assessment of student learning is:
The Assessment 9.16 Steering Committee has been charged with responding to the HLC report by developing and implementing a plan for assessment of student learning across the institution. Meet the members:
Workshops, training and other assessment activities start soon so watch for announcements!