Twitter Teamwork Event April 25-29

During the week of April 25th­29th, LEAP Texas will be holding a week­long celebration of Teamwork. The week will enable faculty from across the state of Texas to interact on Twitter to highlight how they are integrating teamwork in the areas of teaching, learning, and research (see attached flyer for details). Follow us on Twitter @LEAPTexas #LEAPTexas.

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Sampling Plans for General Education Outcomes Assessment, Webinar Archive | Texas Assessment Collaborative

On Monday, April 11, LEAP Texas Assessment Fellows presented a webinar for the Texas Assessment Collaborative inter-institutional assessment project.  The archive of the “Sampling Plans” presentation materials is now available. This webinar discusses sampling considerations relevant to the Texas Assessment Collaborative project and also provides insights relevant to any institution engaging LEAP VALUE-based assessment of general education outcomes. The first segment focuses on a

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Mark Your Calendar for April Webinars! Texas Assessment Collaborative

The LEAP Texas Assessment Collaborative is presenting two webinars in April. On Monday, April 11 from 12:00-1:00pm, we will be presenting “Sampling Plans.” The webinar will address sampling considerations relevant to the Texas Assessment Collaborative project, but we will also provide insights relevant to any institution engaging LEAP VALUE-based assessment of general education outcomes. The first segment will focus on a

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Assignment Design for General Education, Webinar Archive | Texas Assessment Collaborative

On Tuesday, March 29, LEAP Texas Assessment Fellows presented a webinar for the Texas Assessment Collaborative inter-institutional assessment project.  The archive of the “Assignment Design for General Education” webinar video and presentation materials is now available. This webinar discusses considerations when designing assignments to be used for assessing general education outcomes with the LEAP VALUE rubrics.  The first segment centers on written communication

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Teamwork – sharing best practices…

Are you an instructor (or teaching team) who has successful examples of how to incorporate teamwork into your classes? Are you interested in sharing your work and helping other instructors across Texas? If so, LEAPTX.org would like to hear from you! We are looking for teamwork rockstars – creative instructors who have successfully integrated teamwork into their classes and who are willing to share

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Mark Your Calendars! LEAP Texas Assessment Collaborative Webinars

The LEAP Texas Assessment Collaborative is presenting two webinars in March. On March 22 from 12:00-1:00pm, we will be presenting “Rolling up our sleeves: Call for Participation.”  This webinar provides an overview of the Texas Assessment Collaborative Project that seeks to engage multiple institutions and faculty from across the state in the assessment of student work against LEAP VALUE rubrics. 

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CALL for PARTICIPATION! Texas Assessment Collaborative

At the 3rd Annual LEAP Forum held in San Antonio this week (February 22-23), the Assessment Fellows announced the open call for institutional and individual participants in the Texas Assessment Collaborative project. The presentation is available on the 3rd Annual Forum resources page. Informational webinars will be available in early to mid-March. During the next year, the Texas Assessment Collaborative

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Today’s core objectives, tomorrow’s marketable skills?

How do we make students aware of the marketable skills they develop from the Core Curriculum? It is a challenging question that institutions are being asked to address as part of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s (THECB) new strategic plan for 2015–2030. The answer lies, in part, with the state’s Core Objectives. The Texas Core Curriculum is designed to ensure

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