Workshop Description

With ABET’s online workshops, you will learn best practices in assessment from the comfort of your office or home.

We’ve taken our Fundamentals of Program Assessment Workshop (FPAW) and redesigned it for an online, virtual format.

Over the course of eight weeks, you will receive live instruction, real-world examples and engaging exercises from our experienced Program Facilitators.

Get comprehensive instruction focused on your needs with options for either two-year programs or four-year programs.

Why Enroll?

  • Ensure the quality of your educational program by learning how to develop an effective assessment practice focused on continuous improvement.
  • Gain proficiency in writing measurable performance indicators, developing scoring rubrics, curriculum mapping, identifying assessment methods and reporting results.
  • Online doesn’t mean impersonal — enjoy opportunities for interactive learning, networking with your peers and one-on-one access to instructors during virtual office hours.
  • Download valuable assessment resources for reference  after the course has ended.
  • A combination of synchronous and asynchronous learning allows you to work in teams and ask questions of experienced facilitators, while completing assignments on your own schedule.
  • Save on travel expenses. Enjoy the convenience and safety of learning from home.
  • Earn Professional Development Hours (PDH) to fulfill continuing education requirements and support your career success.

The Workshop Prepares You to:

  • Identify key elements of a functional assessment process.
  • Clarify the similarities and differences between course and program assessment.
  • Make student outcomes measurable with the development of performance indicators.
  • Understand the methods to assess student outcomes.
  • Develop rubrics as one method to score student performance in achieving student outcomes.
  • Understand the pros and cons of various data collection methods.
  • Review an example of reporting your results.

Choose the Right Workshop for You:

ePAW2: An Online Fundamentals Workshop

This online workshop is designed specifically for program assessment in two-year programs. The exercises and examples included will be geared toward two-year program attributes. The synchronous sessions will meet for one hour each week for eight weeks. The workshop will include interactive elements, and participants will be expected to have a microphone, speakers and a camera to maximize participation.

 

ePAW4: An Online Fundamentals Workshop

This online workshop is designed specifically for program assessment in four-year programs. The exercises and examples included will be geared toward four-year program attributes. The synchronous sessions will meet for one hour each week for eight weeks. The workshop will include interactive elements, and participants will be expected to have a microphone, speakers and a camera to maximize participation.

 

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