Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment (SLOA) Committee
ACCJC Commendation from our External Evaluation Report, dated July 3, 2014
The team commends the College on the planning and facilitation of "Learning College Week" and “Get It Done Day” as an example of campus-wide collaboration, and commitment to a culture of shared responsibility for institutional effectiveness and student success.
The Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment (SLOA) Committee is a subcommittee of the Curriculum Committee.
SLOA Meeting Information for Meeting Schedule, Agenda, and Minutes.
SLOAC Genius Bar Support
SLO and Assessment Frameworks and Tracking
As of Spring 2013, Course Assessment is on a 4-year cycle. Program Review and Program Assessment is now on a 3-year cycle. GE/Institutional SLO Assessment is on a 4-year cycle to coincide with Course Assessment.
- Ohlone SLOA Process (PDF)
- Framework Document - Updated Fall 2013 - Cycles and Processes for Course, Program, and Institutional SLO Assessment, Program Review, and Curriculum Review (PDF)
- Course Assessment in a Box, revised June 26, 2014 (DOC)
- Background and Rationale for the Master Course List for Assessment (PDF)
- Master Course List for Assessment and Assessment Tracking (updated June 3, 2015) (PDF)
- Courses Still to be Assessed (updated June 3, 2015) (PDF)
- Master List Additions and Deletions (updated October 16, 2014) (PDF)
- Adding or Deleting Courses from the Master Course List for SLO Assessment (PDF)
- Course Assessments 2011-2015 (Faculty by Division) (updated June 3, 2015) (PDF)
- Program SLO Tracking Chart (updated March 3, 2014) (PDF)
General Education Assessment Project
- GE Plan A: Areas Definitions and SLOs (2013-2014) (PDF)
- GE Plan A Target Courses - SLO Assessment 2011-2015 (updated April 6, 2015) (PDF)
- General Education Course Enrollment Analysis by GE Plan A Areas (2010-2011) (PDF)
- General Education Assessment Team Project, From Berkeley ACCJC/WASC Assessment Retreat (October 2011) (PDF)
SLO and Assessment Dialogue
View Featured Sample Assessments from Faculty Presentations at SLOA Committee meetings. See also the Archive of Faculty Assessment Presentations Fall 2011-Spring 2012.
Other Dialogue Examples
Go to the Program and Services Review website.
Access to the CurricUNET Program Review Module - Document assessment of course and program SLOs in this module.
SLO Assessment Planning and Implementation
- ACCJC Annual Report (corrected March 22, 2013) (PDF)
- Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment Action Plan 2011-2013, Update After Year 2 (May 2013) (PDF)
- Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment Action Plan 2011-2013, Update After Year 1 (May 2012) (PDF)
- Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment, Status Report and Action Plan, 2011-2013, Working Document (August 2011) (PDF)
- Survey Results, Faculty Use of Assessment Techniques (May 2012) Comparison with May 2011 Results (PDF)
- Survey Results, Faculty Use of Assessment Techniques (May 2011) (PDF)
- Survey Results, SLOAC Members, Proficiency and Sustainability (May 2012) (PDF)
- Survey Results, SLOAC Members, Proficiency and Sustainability (August 2011) (PDF)
- Service Areas – Assessment Flow Plan (April 2011) (PDF)
- Ohlone College Goals 2010-2015
- Student Learning Outcomes by Discipline/Program (2010-2011) (PDF)
- ACCJC - WASC Rubric for Instiutional Effectiveness on SLOs
- Ohlone College Glossary of Planning Terminology (PDF)
- Academic Senate SLO Terminology Glossary (PDF)
A Lighter Side of SLO/A
- A Lighter Side of Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment
- Video: SLOA’s for Dummies: Flex Day Skit Ohlone College, 2009 (Flash) (video is captioned)
SLO and Assessment Resources
- Writing Effective Course and Program SLOs
- Designing Rubrics (includes online resources) (PDF)
- Assessment Resources in a virtual Binder, Livebinders
- View WASC Retreat Resources using Dropbox
- Academic Senate of California Community Colleges Guiding Principles for SLO Assessment, Adopted Fall 2010
- Bridging Research, Information & Culture - BRIC Inquiry Guides - The BRIC Inquiry Guides address nine topic areas:
- Assessing Student Learning Outcomes
- Using an Equity Lens to Assess Student Learning
- Assessing Student Services Outcomes
- A Model for Building Information Capacity and Promoting a Culture of Inquiry
- Assessing and Planning for Institutional Effectiveness
- Assessing Basic Skills Outcomes
- Maximizing the Program Review Process
- Turning Data into Meaningful Action
- Research and Assessment for Noncredit Colleges and Programs
SLOA Committee Accomplishments
- 2014-2015 SLOA Committee Year-End Report (PDF)
- 2013-2014 SLOA Committee Year-End Report (PDF)
- 2012-2013 SLOA Committee Goal Accomplishments (PDF)
- Student Learning Outcomes and Assessment, Action Plan, 2011-2013, Update After Year 1 (May 2012) (PDF)
- 2010-2011 SLOA Committee Goal Accomplishments (PDF)
- 2009-2010 SLOA Committee Goal Accomplishments (PDF)
SLOA Committee Co-Chair
- Leta Stagnaro
SLOA Committee Co-Chair
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