Assessment is becoming an ever more essential aspect of higher education and there has been a proliferation of resources available to help educators develop and implement assessment plans. The resources below are a sampling of the organizations, publications, and research that may be useful in your own assessment practice.
There are innumerable handbooks, guidelines, and ‘how to’ guides available to support your work with assessment. Below are selected examples of these resources published by reputable higher education organizations.
The organizations listed below host archives of assessment-related resources which are updated regularly. Additionally some offer professional develop opportunities, such as conferences and webinars.
The journals listed below publish research on effective practices and approaches to assessment in higher education.
In addition to peer-reviewed research, there are a number of individuals and organizations that regularly blog about assessment.