Program-level Assessment Support Strategy (PASS)

Included here are several resources from our pilot program of PASS with several Arts & Sciences and School of Ed departments.

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: Resources for those interested in the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL).  Included are handouts from past workshops at Drake and possible outlets for publishing on the topic.

Classroom Assessment Techniques Handout: List of tools that can provide faculty with feedback on teaching effectiveness as well as students with information on their progress as learners.

VALUE Rubrics: As part of the VALUE project, diverse teams of faculty and other academic and student affairs professionals from a wide range of institutions drafted and revised institutional-level rubrics (and related materials) to correspond with the AAC&U Essential Learning Outcomes.  These can be useful starting points in designing your own rubrics.

Usage of the VALUE rubrics by Drake Student Life and faculty was featured in the following case study by the AAC&U:

University News
December 17, 2014
Drake University has been named to the Kiplinger's Personal Finance list of 100 best values in private universities for 2015, coming in at No. 34.