Training Materials

A variety of training and informational resources are being prepared to support faculty involvement in the General Education program. These will include group sessions, individual consultations, and online materials. This page summarizes the resources that are currently available.

Training sessions regarding data reporting (use of our data workbooks and TracDat assignments) are available this fall. The schedule for these sessions is available here.

Presentations and Training Sessions

Date Location Presentation Slides Handout
10/11/2017

FLITE 112
3:00 PM

General Education Data Reporting Training for Faculty   Presentation Slides 3/30/17
08/21/2017

Welcome Back Week
UCB 216

Certification and Re-Certification of Courses in Our Revised General Education Program Presentation Slides 3/30/17  
08/21/2017

Welcome Back Week
UCB 216

Assessing Our Revised General Education Program Presentation Slides 3/30/17  
08/21/2017

Welcome Back Week
UCB 216

Implementing Our Revised General Education Program Presentation Slides 3/30/17  
08/21/2017

Welcome Back Week
UCB 216

Overview of Our Revised General Education Program Presentation Slides 3/30/17  
08/02/2017

Ferris Statewide Meeting
Grand Rapids, MI

Implementing Our Revised General Education Program
Presentation Slides 3/30/17  
03/30/2017

JOH 104
11:00 AM

Assessment Training for Humanities  Presentation Slides 3/30/17 Presentation Handout 3/30/17
07/28/2016

Ferris Statewide Meeting
Grand Rapids, MI

 The New General Education Program  Presentation Slides 3/30/17  

Reproducible Assessment Training videos

File Title Duration Size
 

Defining reproducible

   
 

Defining assessment

   
 

Defining our standard measures

   
 

Defining our standard pedagogies

   
 

Defining our scoring system

   
Training video: Registering a course 5:46 minutes 42.1 Mb
 Training video: WebFocus Class Roster  5:23 minutes  102 Mb
 Training video: SCORE Workbook  7:24 minutes 92.9 Mb 
 

Using the PREPOST data workbook

   
 

Using the NORM data workbook

   
 

Using the RUBRIC data workbook

   
 

Completing TracDat assignments

   
 

Contributing to the assessment conversation

   
 

Applying for General Education course status

   
 

Certifying courses for General Education

   
 

Re-certifying courses for General Education

   
 

Appealing a General Education certification decision

   
 

Exploring General Education using TracDat

   

Consultation

If you would like an individual consultation with the General Education Coordinator or a member of the University General Education Committee, please drop us a line by email.