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Academic SLO History and Development
- What are Student Learning Outcomes? (PDF)
- Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) are statements that clearly identify what we want our students to be able to do, or be able to demonstrate upon successful completion of a course or program of study.
- History of SLO Development (PDF)
- Beginning in 2003 our college staff began formal dialogue to build awareness of the four new Accreditation Standards.
- Academic SLO Definitions (PDF)
- From assessments to outcomes to rubrics.
- SLO Philosophy (PDF)
- Learning is more than simply memorizing facts; it demands that students participate as they discover and utilize resources, master concepts and apply knowledge to solve problems, and that students think critically about their learning.
- Academic SLO Assessment Philosophy (PDF)
- Assessment is an ongoing process aimed at understanding and improving student learning.
- Institutional Student Learning Outcomes (PDF)
- Our Institutional SLOs include the major skill areas of Communication, Thinking and Reasoning, Information Competency, and Global Awareness.
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