The resources listed below contain information on all types of assessments for educational purposes. Assessing students, instructors, course outlines, and goals can identify weaknesses that may otherwise go unnoticed. After a comprehensive evaluation, any flaws that are discovered can be dealt with in a positive manner. Assessments will help provide me information on the level of understanding the student is acquiring, and the data required to make positive changes to the program or teaching methods. Ultimately, creating an environment that is learner centered and providing the knowledge the students need, to become a success in their field of study.
Weimer, M (2013) Leaner Centered Teaching: Five Key Changes to Practice (Second Edition) (pp.168-195) San Francisco CA