Assessment Calendar

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness supports Alabama State University’s commitment to continuous improvement by managing the assessment process and plan. Our motto is “Institutional Effectiveness is everyone’s business.” 

The Assessment Cycle Calendar is provided annually to promote engagement at each stage of the process. Below are this years’ calendars for Educational and Non-Instructional Units. Review calendar to keep abreast of the assessment process in relation to your  assessment progression.

 

2018-2019 Assessment Cycle Calendar

Non-Instructional Units

Activity

Activity Description

Deadline

Assessment Plan Development

Enter the following in Live Text: Unit Mission, Unit Goals, 3 Measurable Objectives, (2) Indirect Assessment measures for each objective, Criteria for success for each assessment measure

November 30, 2018

Complete Assessment Report

Assessment Report:

Collect and analyze assessment data from the Fall, Spring & Summer Terms. Faculty will be required to “Close the Loop” by entering findings for each criteria for success.

May 31, 2019

Action Plans: Reflection and Evaluation

Reflection & Evaluation

Department chairs and faculty should collaboratively review data collected and discuss the results and strategies for improving the unit.

May 31, 2019

Audit and Evaluation of Assessment Reports

Audit and Evaluation of Assessment Reports

The IE Committee will review assessment reports and will provide feedback on each element required in the development of a report. Feedback reports will be accessible on Live Text.

June 30, 2020

 

2018-2019 Assessment Cycle Calendar

Educational Programs & General Education

Activity

Activity Description

Deadline

Assessment Plan Development

Enter the following in Live Text: Program Mission, Program Goals, Student Learning Outcomes, Assessment measures for each objective, Criteria for success for each assessment measure

November 30, 2018

Complete Assessment Report

Assessment Report:

Collect and analyze assessment data from the Fall, Spring & Summer Terms. Faculty will be required to “Close the Loop” by entering findings for each criteria for success.

May 31, 2019

Action Plans: Reflection and Evaluation

Reflection & Evaluation

Department chairs and faculty should  collaboratively review data collected and discuss the results and strategies for improving the unit.

May 31, 2019

Audit and Evaluation of Assessment Reports

Audit and Evaluation of Assessment Reports

The IE committee will review assessment reports and will provide feedback on each element required in the development of a report. Feedback reports will be accessible on Live Text.

June 30, 2019