Professional Developmemt Resources

In alignment with the department vision, the Assessment and Evaluation Office at CSULB, aims to share professional development opportunities for building assessment and evaluation skills for our Division of Student Affairs staff. Below are links to various external professional development resources through YouTube Structured Conversations hosted by the Student Affairs Assessment Leaders (SAAL) -

Socially Just Assessment as a Tool for Institutional Equity

Data Analysis and Visualizations in Excel

This video will provide a step by step instruction and tutorial on how to use excel for descriptive data analysis and data visualization.

Assessing Welcome Weeks and Student Transitions

This video/conversation provides a great understanding of how you can implement assessment practice for a functional area within student affairs.

Critical Assessment: Philosophy and Approach

This video/conversation describes the philosophy and approach for engaging in critical assessment practices. The conversation includes important questions that assist practitioners as they design assessments and how their worldview frames these practices.