The May 2021 issue of AAC&U News features faculty development efforts in Virginia to make assignments more transparent and equitable; new data on providing higher education for incarcerated students; and the latest news about AAC&U meetings, projects, and publications.

Feature: AAC&U Member Innovations

Since 2017, hundreds of faculty across Virginia have participated in professional development to examine their assignments from a student’s perspective, making each part—learning outcomes, tasks, and assessments—easier for all students to understand.

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May 2021

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