Participant Information: 2018 Institute on General Education and Assessment

June 5, 2018 to June 8, 2018
University of Utah
 

We are delighted that you will be joining us at the University of Utah for the Association of American Colleges and Universities' 2018 Institute on General Education and Assessment.

Program Schedule

Schedule at a Glance

Read and download the IGEA 2018 Final Program

Download the IGEA Mobile App to plan your schedule, access session materials, and get important Institute announcements.

Important Team Documents

Individual Team Advising Schedule

Team Advising Guide

Action Plan Template

Action Plan Presentation Schedule Sheet

 

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Session Handouts and Readings

Tuesday, June 5

Welcome and Opening Plenary: Modeling the Learning for Your Students at IGEA and On Campus
Faculty: Jose Moreno & Kate McConnell 
Session Material: Click here to view the Opening Plenary

Wednesday, June 6

Faculty Learning, Student Learning, and Institutional Change Session
Faculty: Bret Eynon
Session Materials:

Using ePortfolios to Assess General Education Learning Outcomes
Faculty: David Hubert
Session Material:  Click here to read, download and print the ePortfolio Assessment of General Education Presentation

Using Design Thinking to Promote Innovation in General Education
Faculty: Helen Chen and Kate McConnell
Session Material: Click here to read, download, and print the Design Thinking Handout

Digital Pedagogy: Tools, Trends and Technology
Faculty: Sybril Brown
Session Material: Click here to access and read the Digital Pedagogy handouts 

Communication Strategies 101: When your Audience is Virtually Everywhere
Faculty: Sybril Brown
Session Material: Click here to access and read the Communication Strategies 101 handouts

Leveraging Student Development, Well-Being, and GE to Build Meaningful Connections Across Silos 
Faculty: Ashley Finley
Session Material:  Click here to read, download and print the Logic Model Template

 

Thursday, June 7

ePortfolio and Student Success? Making the Connection
Faculty: Bret Eynon
Reading: 

Signature Assignments and Reflection in General Education
Faculty: David Hubert
Session Material:  Click here to read, download and print the Signature Assignments and Reflection in General Education Presentation

Integrative Assessment, Guided Pathways and Student Success
Faculty: Bret Eynon 
Douglas Ballroom East – University Guesthouse & Conference Center
Reading: 

 

Top Down (program) and Bottom Up (course): Fully Integrating Learning and Assessment Practices
Faculty: Peter Doolittle
Session Material:  Click here to read, download and print the Top Down and Bottom Up presentation

Integrated Deep & Flexible Learning for the Gen Ed Student
Faculty:Peter Doolittle
Session Material:  Click here to read, download and print the Deep and Flexible Learning presentation

IGEA 2018 Team Posters

To view participating Team posters, please visit the 2018 IGEA Resources page or the 2018 IGEA Mobile App.