Purpose: A forum in which faculty and staff may share their adventures in assessment, and dialog about student learning data, analysis, and results. The mini-conference will feature an overview of the various types of assessment taking place across the College, a guest speaker discussing an aspect of student learning assessment, and poster sessions developed by UA-PTC faculty and staff showcasing the student learning assessment work being accomplished here at University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College. Also, the SLA Faculty-Staff APEX Awards will be presented followed by some fabulous door prizes!
APEX stands for Assessment Practitioner Extraordinaire. These awards are bestowed on two individual faculty/staff members and two faculty/staff teams who have demonstrated to their colleagues their dedication, knowledge and expertise in student learning assessment and its processes.
Date: During Professional Development Week in August
Location: Campus Center Grand Hall
Times: Offered twice on the same day at 9 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. and repeated from 1 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
ASSESS FEST! Schedule
Conference schedule to be announced.
ASSESS FEST! Poster Session
The purpose of the ASSESS FEST! Mini-conference Poster Session is to provide a more intimate forum for a dialog about student learning assessment, and to facilitate informal discussions among faculty and staff around various aspects of student learning assessment.
To assist you in preparation for the ASSESS FEST! Mini-conference Poster Session, the Academic Assessment Committee has developed an ASSESS FEST! Poster Guide as well as a set of PowerPoint® Poster Templates for you to use in developing your poster. Click here to access this information