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  • Strengthening Assessment Plans with Indirect Measures1:44

    Strengthening Assessment Plans with Indirect Measures

    Direct and indirect measurements work together to create a complete picture of student learning. Learn how Watermark’s solutions expand your assessment strategy by helping surface and manage both.

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  • Five Guiding Questions for Creating Strong Learning Outcomes

    Five Guiding Questions for Creating Strong Learning Outcomes

    Strong learning outcomes provide the backbone to an effective curriculum strategy. These five guiding questions help create the best learning outcomes to ensure student success.

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  • Real-Time Assessment and Accreditation Reports in Minutes vs. Weeks at University of North Alabama

    Real-Time Assessment and Accreditation Reports in Minutes vs. Weeks at University of North Alabama

    Planning & Self-Study helped the University of North Alabama get more than 85% of faculty to finish annual reporting on time.

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  • Then & Now: Assessment Success Strategies for Community Colleges

    Then & Now: Assessment Success Strategies for Community Colleges

    Learn how technology can help community colleges engage faculty in a culture of improvement, define and assess "non-traditional" programs and CTE, and ensure student success as they advance.

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  • How To Align Essential Content with Learning Outcomes

    How To Align Essential Content with Learning Outcomes

    By aligning content with learning outcomes, you can design curriculum that gets students where they need to go. Learn how a simple three-step process can ensure all your course content is essential.

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  • How U of Memphis Embraced Digital Transformation by Cultivating "Intrapreneurs"

    How U of Memphis Embraced Digital Transformation by Cultivating "Intrapreneurs"

    Long-time Watermark client University of Memphis takes an "intrapreneurial" spirit when it comes to digital transformation. Learn how you can do the same with technology at your institution.

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  • Student Assessment: Go Beyond Test Scores

    Student Assessment: Go Beyond Test Scores

    How well are you measuring student learning? Learn how to distinguish between the direct and indirect measures and make a simple plan for data collection as you’re building your assessment strategy.

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  • University of Holy Cross Eliminated PDFs and Paper Assessments for 90% of Faculty

    University of Holy Cross Eliminated PDFs and Paper Assessments for 90% of Faculty

    University of Holy Cross managed piles of paper and endless Excel spreadsheets before adopting Planning & Self-Study. Learn how they made the transition and got 90% of faculty on board.

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  • Stories of Transformation: 6 Innovative University Leaders Share Insights

    Stories of Transformation: 6 Innovative University Leaders Share Insights

    The Chronicle of Higher Education and the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and College bring together insights from six universities that used innovation to grow despite uncertainty.

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  • Assessment Success Strategies for Community Colleges

    Assessment Success Strategies for Community Colleges

    In this panel discussion moderated by NILOA, leaders from South Piedmont, Frederick, and Bay Mills Community College share their unique challenges and strategies for supporting assessment on campus.

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  • Assessment Foundations: Curriculum Mapping

    Assessment Foundations: Curriculum Mapping

    Take a fresh look at your assessment strategy! In this session, we review the purpose of curriculum mapping, how to choose the best approach, and troubleshooting common problems.

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  • Using Learning Outcomes to Determine Essential Content

    Using Learning Outcomes to Determine Essential Content

    Does your curriculum get students where they need to go? Watch The Learning Organization share a framework and process to identify, delimit, and align essential content with learning outcomes.

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  • The Differences Between Direct and Indirect Measurement

    The Differences Between Direct and Indirect Measurement

    Do you need direct and indirect measurements for a successful assessment strategy? Check out this post to learn why both measurements matter.

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  • Assessment Foundations: Direct & Indirect Measures

    Assessment Foundations: Direct & Indirect Measures

    Take a fresh look at your assessment strategy! In this session, we review the difference between direct and indirect measurement, their benefits, and the tools you need for effective measurement.

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  • Improving Institutional Effectiveness with Watermark Planning & Self-Study

    Improving Institutional Effectiveness with Watermark Planning & Self-Study

    Managing assessment and accreditation can be overwhelming, but Watermark Planning & Self-Study can help. It makes data collection easier and helps you get more from the content captured in the system.

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  • Assessment Foundations: Making Data-Informed Decisions

    Assessment Foundations: Making Data-Informed Decisions

    Take a fresh look at your assessment strategy! In this session, we cover best practices for organizing your data, creating impactful reports, and how to improve collaboration throughout the cycle.

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  • Integrating Watermark with Canvas for Streamlined Course Evaluations

    Integrating Watermark with Canvas for Streamlined Course Evaluations

    See how Watermark's Course Evaluations & Surveys integrates with Canvas to streamline & automate the distribution of course evaluations, allowing your students to access surveys directly from Canvas.

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  • Hassle-Free Assessment with Watermark Planning & Self-Study10:27

    Hassle-Free Assessment with Watermark Planning & Self-Study

    See how Watermark Planning & Self-Study simplifies assessment planning, management, and reporting.

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  • Assessment Foundations: Developing Quality Outcomes & Objectives

    Assessment Foundations: Developing Quality Outcomes & Objectives

    Take a fresh look at your assessment strategy! In this session, we review the difference between outcomes and objectives and how to stay focused on measurable actions and consequences.

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  • Tracking Progress with Student Learning & Licensure

    Tracking Progress with Student Learning & Licensure

    See how easy it can be to track student progress with Student Learning & Licensure's customizable ePortfolios and robust assessment reporting features.

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  • Collecting Feedback with Watermark Course Evaluations & Surveys

    Collecting Feedback with Watermark Course Evaluations & Surveys

    Using a single solution to collect all types of feedback on campus not only simplifies administration but makes it easier to connect the dots... and these features are essential.

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