Program Goals

The following skill-set describes the overall goals of both the master's and certificate programs in Assessment and Evaluation:

  • Designing and implementing formative and summative assessments;
  • Analyzing and interpreting assessment data to improve teaching and learning;
  • Applying evaluation theory and diverse approaches in authentic settings;
  • Implementing assessment and evaluation to impact practices in classroom, school, and district level;
  • Locating, analyzing, interpreting, and using multiple data sources to make data-evidenced decisions.