by email@example.com (National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA)) / Aug 21, 2019, 5:45 AM
The National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA) which is co-affiliated with the College of Education at UIUC and at Indiana University officially launched its new website! We invite you to peruse the new website and browse through the freely-available resources.
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Lea Peck) / Aug 21, 2019, 5:30 AM
Starting the first day of instruction for the fall semester, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus will be smoke & tobacco free. The new effort builds upon the smoke-free policy that was successfully implemented in 2014, banning the use of all smoke-producing tobacco products on campus.
by email@example.com (Erick Montenegro) / Aug 21, 2019, 4:15 AM
The Excellence in Assessment (EIA) Designation – the first national initiative of its kind – recognizes colleges and universities that successfully integrate assessment practices across the institution, provide evidence of student learning outcomes to stakeholders, and utilize assessment results to guide institutional decision-making and improve student performance. Seven new institutions have joined three prior classes for a grand total of 23 Designees to date.
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Lea Peck) / Aug 20, 2019, 8:15 AM
Dr. Kiel Christianson has been appointed as Chair of the Educational Psychology department, and Dr. Yoon Pak has accepted the College's offer of Head of the Education Policy, Organization and Leadership (EPOL) department.
by email@example.com (Lea Peck) / Aug 7, 2019, 9:15 AM
Assistant Professor in Education Policy, Organization and Leadership, Nathan Castillo's recent publication was named SpringerLink Editor's Monthly Choice.
Castillo's paper—Early-grade reading support in rural South Africa: A language-centered technology approach—describes a short-term study conducted in low-performing rural primary schools in South Africa.
For the month of August you can download Castillo's paper on SpringerLink for free.