Category Archives: Closing the Loop

Stories of Fulfilling Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) from Colleges and Departments at Missouri State University.

Hard Work Doesn’t Go Unnoticed

Hard work doesn’t go unnoticed here at Missouri State University. Assessment and the Council on General Education and Intercollegiate Programs (CGEIP) partnered together to honor seven General Education faculty who went above and beyond on their 2015–2016 Annual Assessment Reports. These

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Closing the Loop: Student Learning in Introductory Psychology

by Sarah Gray “We have our lowest withdrawal rates this semester by far, than we’ve ever had! They aren’t getting better grades because it’s an easier course, it’s actually a more rigorous course, and through this process, I now realize

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Closing the Loop: Student Learning in Criminology

By Dr. Keri Franklin Identifying a Problem The Criminology and Criminal Justice Department decided to begin with the end in mind to see if students were prepared for the writing expected in CRM 598, which was a capstone experience that

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Closing the Loop: Student Learning in Biology

by Dr. Keri Franklin             What Do Today’s Wildlife Biologists Need to Know? Assessment for improvement is essential to the Biology Department. Conversations about student learning permeate hallway conversations. Through faculty conversations about student learning

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Closing the Loop: Student Learning in Media, Journalism & Film

by Sarah Gray and Dr. Keri Franklin The Department Dr. Mary Jane Pardue, the Interim Department Head of Media, Journalism & Film, in the College of Arts and Letters, has been at Missouri State University since 2002. Throughout her 12

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