Advancing Equity Through Assessment Initative

This page features resources designed to support faculty in the Advancing Equity Through the Assessment of Student Learning Initiative. The resources, including session recordings and resources, are available to all at ECC via this page. For more information on the initiative, see the Advancing Equity through the Assessment of Student Learning page on the TLSD Operations website.

1. Asset Thinking, Data Literacy, and Equity Gaps

What is "Asset Thinking" and How Does it Relate to Teaching?

Anthony Ramos, Executive Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

What Are Key Elements of Data Literacy?

Dave Rudden, Managing Director of Institutional Research

What Characterizes an "Equity Gap?"

Lisa Wiehle, Manager of Outcomes Assessment

2. Impactful Outcomes & Alignment

What Does "Alignment" Within Curriculum and Teaching Mean?

Lisa Wiehle, Manager of Outcomes Assessment

What Makes for an Effectively Written Learning Outcomes Statement?

Tyler Roeger, Director of the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning

How Do We Align Course Learning Outcomes with ECC's General Education Outcomes?

Lisa Wiehle, Manager of Outcomes Assessment

How Can We Ensure Our Assignments Align with Our Learning Outcomes?

Tyler Roeger, Director of the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning

3. Honing Your Assessment Plan: Using the D2L Standards Tool and Setting Benchmarks

What Methods are Available for Course Assessment?

Lisa Wiehle, Manager of Outcomes Assessment

What is the D2L Standards Tool, and How Can it We Use it to Learn About Student Success?

Tammy Ray, Instructional Technology and Distance Learning Coordinator IV

What are Equitable Ways to Determine Benchmarks for Course Assessment?

Lisa Wiehle, Manager of Outcomes Assessment