April 5 2011
Created by: Julia Davis, Steve Ferst, Martin Hogan, Natalie Mello, Liz Shearer
The "Fundamentals of Short-Term Education Abroad Programming" workshop provides a comprehensive foundation in key aspects of short-term study abroad programming. Below are resources that support workshop participants taking the 'next step' in their learning. The resources listed are organized by the section of the workshop they support.
Site Specific Resources including handbooks and faculty training retreats developed by Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Types of Short-term Programs
Third Party Provider Resources
Proposals and Planning
- American Association for Higher Education - ASSESSMENT FORUM
9 Principles of Good Practice for Assessing Student Learning
The Forum on Education Abroad
The Guide to Outcomes Assessment in Education Abroad
Alverno College - For Educators
For more than 30 years, faculty, academic staff and administrators from all over this country and the world have visited Alverno College to learn about the college's ability-based curriculum and performance-assessment methods. The college offers daylong and weeklong workshops through the Alverno College Institute for Educational Outreach, conducts research on lifelong learning and outcome-based education, offers consultation services, produces publications and offers the Alverno Diagnostic Digital Portfolio used by faculty and students.