Workshop Wednesday



This year we are planning a series of hands on educational events for the conventions final day. We will be working with many industry leaders for these events and will be releasing more information on these events shortly.


Assessment Workshop
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
8:30 am - Noon

Audience:  The workshop is geared to faculty and administrators who are interested in learning about, discussing, and developing rubrics for both course and programmatic assessment.  

Cost:  $25 to cover breakfast (Register for BEA2014 and the Assessment Boot Camp)

8:30-9:00 am              Breakfast

9:00-9:05 am              Welcome and Introduction
Kim Fox, The American University in Cairo

9:05-9:20 am              So What Exactly is a Model Rubric?
William G. Christ, Trinity University

9:20-10:05 am            Using Rubrics for Course Assessments
TV News Package Script, Ginger Loggins, Appalachian St. University
TV News Package, Chandra Clark, University of Alabama
Long-form Video News Package, Samuel H. Edsall, Western Illinois University

10:05 – 10:10  am       Break

10:15-11:00 am          Using Rubrics for Papers and Projects
Literature Review, Cynara Medina, Trinity University
Final Research Paper,  Mary C. Schaffer, CSU-Northridge
Production and Post-Production  Reflection, Barth Cox, Fort Lewis College

11:00 – 11:10  am       Break

11:10-11:40 am          Using Rubrics for Programmatic Assessment
Demonstrating Departmental Outcomes, John R. Turner, Towson University
Using Digital Portfolios (website), Trey Stohlman, Central Michigan

11:40 – Noon              Final questions, wrap-up and what’s next?