Institutional SLO Assessment
The Assessment Committee is coordinating the assessment of one Institutional Student Learning Outcome (ISLO) each year. Programs/Pathways conduct assessment of their related SLOs at the same time.
Fall 2010 and 2011 ISLO#1 Communication
Fall 2010: Students across a variety of disciplines were asked to write an essay. The essays were scored in January 2011.
Scoring Rubric (Word document)
Guide for Developing Assignments (Word document)
April 8th 2011: Campus-wide Discussion of Pre-Test Results
Fall 2011: Students in the same courses wrote essays after an instructor-selected intervention designed to improve their writing.
June 5th 2013: Flex Workshop and Campus Discussionof Post-Test Results
Fall 2011 ISLO#3 Information Competency
Selected class sections from a cross-section of the campus participated in an Information Competency session at the Library. The results are being evaluated and discussed this Spring.
Click to open PowerPoint Presentation of Results (PDF format)
Fall 2012 ISLO#2 Cognition
Work is currently underway to develop a quantitative reasoning assessment. Instructors who would like to participate, please contact Lora Lane x4178.
Fall 2013 ISLO#4 & 5 Social Responsibility & Personal Development