Carrie Collins

Jan 24, 2021

2 min read

Power of the Assessment Process

Photo by Markus Winkler via Unsplash

Mention the word “assessment” to most anyone in higher education, and you’re likely to be met with a groan, an eye roll, or perhaps a snort. While it does have its loyal supporters, assessment is often maligned as a required but ineffectual process. Not only do I engage in assessment efforts at my institution, I also teach a doctoral course on this very topic. My experience has shown that the assessment cycle has tremendous…