Friday, September 17, 2010

EdReDirect: The Educational Resource Directory

EdReDirect, The Follow-Up Report's educational resource directory and "self-annotated" webliography, is finished and ready for access and download. With almost 500 pages, it includes "descriptions" of over a thousand websites concerned with accreditation, assessment, research, planning, and development; plus links to the thousands of free resources (books, articles, guides, tools, etc.) hosted by these wesites to aid educators and administrators devoted to student and institutional success.

TFR Report Ed Redirect, 2010-09-17 TVT

You can download the directory to use as a personal resouce library or you can click on a link while reading the directory in full-screen mode to visit any website. A web version of EdReDirect will also be included on The Follow-Up Report website in the online resources section.

Saturday, July 3, 2010

Rubrics and Rubric Resources

The following links to sample rubrics and rubric resources were extracted from the "EdReDirect" TFR Resource Guide Report:

Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges:
Andrade, Heidi Goodrich:
Asmus, Edward P.:
Association of American Colleges and Universities:
Authentic Assessment Toolbox:
Binghamton University (SUNY):
Bowling Green State University:
Brenau University:
California Assessment Institute:
California State University:;
California State University Fresno:
Canadian Association of Second Language Teachers:
Carleton College:;
Carnegie Mellon University:
Central Piedmont Community College:
Chaffey College:
Coastline Community College:
DePaul University:
Discovery Education:
Distance Education and Training Council:
Ferris State University:
Florida Atlantic University:
Georgia State University:
Gettysburg College:
Illinois Online Network:
Illinois State University:
Indiana University Kokomo:
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis:
Isothermal Community College:
Kappa Omicron Nu:
Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators:
Kennesaw State University:
Landmark Project:
Lock Haven University:
Loyola Marymount University:
McKendree University:
Metropolitan State College of Denver:
Miami University:
Minnesota State University Moorhead:
Moore, Julie:
Morningside College:
Northern Arizona University:;
OpenEd Practices:**ALL**&op2=OR&filter2%5B%5D=**ALL**
Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation:
Prince George’s Community College:
Rutgers University:
Sacramento City College:
San Diego City Schools:
San Diego State University:;
Schreyer Institute:
Seattle University:
Skidmore College:
Stylus Publishing:
Teachnology Incorporated:
Towson University:
University of Alabama:
University of Arkansas:
University of Delaware:
University of Idaho:
University of La Verne:
University of Nebraska Kearney:
University of North Carolina Greensboro:;
University of Pittsburgh:,%20web%20version.pdf
University of Rhode Island:
University of Scranton:
University of Virginia:
University of West Florida:
University of Wisconsin-Stout:;
Virginia Commonwealth University:
Washington State University:,276578&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL
Waubonsee Community College:
Western Association of Schools and Colleges:
Wheeling Jesuit University:
Winona State University:

Glossaries for Education Assessment, Research, and Planning

The following links to online glossaries of assessment, research, planning, and education terms are excerpted from the "EdReDirect" TFR Resource Guide Report:

Assessment, Research, and Planning, The Follow-Up Report

Assessment Terminology, New Horizons for Learning

Assistive Technology, University of Iowa ICATER

Business and Management, 12manage

Business Terms, Bplans, Palo Alto Software

Computer and Internet Technology, NetLingo

Computer and Internet Technology, Webopedia

Computer and Internet Terms, Sharpened Productions

Computer Terms,

Confusors, TLT Group

Distance Education and Internet Terminology, Educational CyberPlayGround

Economic Analysis, Bureau of Economic Analysis

Economics and Finance, Federal Reserve

Education, LD Online, WETA

Education Terms and Acronyms, North Central Regional Educational Laboratory

Educational Terminology, University of Tampere

Evaluation, Western Michigan University

Distance Learning, United States Distance Learning Association

Higher Education Quality Assurance, Quality Research International

Higher Education Terminology, University of Tampere

Institutional Planning Terms & Acronyms, University of California Merced

Institutional Research, University of West Florida

Information Technology, San Diego State University

Information Technology, UBM TechWeb

Instructional Strategies, PlasmaLink Web Services

Internet and Computers,

Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, NCES

Learning Terms, Georgia Institute of Technology

Lexicon of Learning, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Online Learning, University of Montana

Program Evaluation, Environmental Protection Agency

Program Evaluation Terms, Western Michigan University

Psychological Terms, American Psychological Association

Research Terminology, American Massage Therapy Association

Qualitative Research, Association for Qualitative Research

Quality, American Society for Quality

Quality, Sigma

Statistics, StatSoft

Student Evaluation Terms, Western Michigan University

Student Outcome Assessment, James Madison University

Teacher Evaluation, Western Michigan University

Testing and Assessment, Questionmark

Telecommunications, Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions

Unit Effectiveness Process, University of Texas Arlington

Universal Design, University of Washington

Web Design, Motive Ltd

Assessment Manuals, Guides, and Handbooks

The following links to assessment guides, handbooks and manuals are excerpted from "EdReDirect," a TFR Resource Guide Report. The guides come from institutions across the country and vary between website, web page, Word document and PDF formats. They include guides to SLOs, Course, Program, and Administrative Unit assessment.

Academic Quality Improvement Project (HLC):
American Psychological Association:
American River College:
American Sociological Association:
American University in Cairo:;
Anoka-Ramsey Community College:
Arapahoe Community College:
Arizona State University:
ASCCC Curriculum Institute:
Association for Theatre in Higher Education:
Bakersfield College:
Ball State University:;
Berkeley City College:
Bridgewater State College:
Brookdale Community College:,%20June%202008.pdf
Butte College:
Cabrillo College:;;
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo
California State University Chico:
California State University Fresno:;
California State University Sacramento:
California State University San Bernardino:
California State University Stanislaus:
Cañada College:
Carnegie Mellon University:
Central Michigan University:
Cerritos College:
Chabot College:
Citrus College:
Coastline Community College:
Coker College:
College of Alameda:
College of DuPage:
College of the Desert:
College of the Redwoods:;
College of San Mateo:
College of the Sequoias:
College of Wooster:;
Columbus State Community College:
Community College of Baltimore County:
Concordia College:
Contra Costa College:;,%20GUIDELINES.pdf;,%20GUIDELINES.pdf
Cosumnes River College:;
Council of Regional Accrediting Commissions:
Crafton Hills College:
DeAnza College:;
Diablo Valley College:;
Doña Ana Community College:
East Los Angeles College:
Eastern New Mexico University:
El Camino College:;;
Estrella Mountain Community College:
Fresno City College:
Gavilan College:
Georgia State University:
Hartnell Community College:
Heartland Community College:
Idaho State University:;
Illinois State University:;
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne:
Indiana University Southeast:
Indiana Wesleyan University:
Kent State University:
Laney College:;
Las Positas College:
Long Beach City College:
Lord Fairfax Community College:
Los Angeles Community College District:
Los Angeles Mission College:
Los Angeles Southwest College:
Los Angeles Trade-Technical College:
Los Angeles Valley College:;
Macalester College:
Marymount University:
Metropolitan State College of Denver:;
Middle States Commission on Higher Education:;
Middle Tennessee State University:
Missouri Assessment Consortium:
Modesto Junior College:;
Montana State University:
Montgomery College:;
Moorpark College:
Morningside College:;
Mt. San Antonio College:
Mt. San Jacinto College:,_Fall_2006.doc;,_Fall_2007.doc
National Institute for Science Education:
New Mexico State University:
Nicholls State University:
Northern Arizona University:
Northern Essex Community College:
Northern Illinois University:
Northern Marianas College:
Occidental College:;
Ohio State University:
Oklahoma City Community College:
Orange Coast College:
Palomar College:
Paradise Valley Community College:
Pasadena City College:;
Pennsylvania State University:
Pierce College:
Portland State University:;
Riverside Community College District:;
Roanoke College:
St. Cloud State University:;;
Saddleback College:;
San Diego Miramar College:;
San Diego State University:
San Jose State University:
Santa Barbara City College:;
Santa Monica College:;;
Santa Rosa Junior College:;[1].pdf;
Santiago Canyon College:;;
Shasta College:
Sierra College:
Skidmore College:
Skyline College:
Solano Community College:;
Southeast Baptist University:
Southeast Missouri State University:
Southwestern University:;;
Stanford University:
Swarthmore College:
Syracuse University:
Taft College:
Texas A&M International University:
Texas Christian University:
University of Alaska Fairbanks:
University of Arkansas at Little Rock:;
University of Central Arkansas:
University of Central Florida:;
University of Connecticut:;
University of Delaware:;
University of Denver:
University of Louisiana at Monroe:
University of Massachusetts Amherst:
University of Michigan College of Engineering:
University of Montana:
University of Nebraska Kearney:
University of Nebraska Lincoln:
University of North Carolina at Pembroke:
University of Queensland:
University of Texas Arlington:;
University of Texas System:
University of Texas Arlington:
University of Virginia:
University of Washington:
University of Wisconsin Madison:
Vanderbilt University:
Victor Valley College:;
Virginia Commonwealth University:;
Washington SBCTC:;
Western Carolina University:;
Western Kentucky University:
Western Washington University:;;