University of Connecticut’s Assessment website provides various assessment resources that encourage and support meaningful assessment efforts. Visitors to the site are provided links regarding why assessment is important, what assessments are, and the relationship between assessments and accreditation. Also included within the website are resources for understanding the importance of student learning in relation to assessment efforts.
The website provides information about the components of conducting assessments, the steps for conducting assessments, and how to actually do assessments. Visitors also have access to information that helps relate assessment efforts to curricula. That said, given this website’s host of assessment resources regarding the process of conducting meaningful assessments, University of Connecticut’s Assessment website is this month’s Featured Website in the category of Centralized Assessment Repository.