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The ePortfolio portal to professional development; Or, How a tool for assessment became a catalyst for career transformation Excerpt We adopted ePortfolios at the College of General Studies (CGS), Boston University, because we were looking for a means of assessing the impact of our program; we certainly got that, but along the way several faculty have expanded their areas of academic expertise and have won grants to support our electronic portfolio work and presented numerous papers and posters Read more [...]

Assessing General Education at Boston University’s College of General Studies

                                                                     Our assessment project at Boston University's College of General Studies uses ePortfolio to evaluate student learning in our general education program.   John Regan presents at the AEEBL International Conference on Assessment    Summary At the College of General Studies (CGS), Boston University (BU), we have completed the second year of Read more [...]
Our grant-funded, college-wide assessment of two years of general education at our college provides detailed data for program assessment and suggests a high degree of student learning in our program. Read more [...]