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Documenting Teaching Effectiveness

Documenting Teaching Effectiveness Resources

There are several ways you can increase your response rate for your online course evaluations (Adams, 2012; Hoel & Dahl, 2018; Nulty, 2008). Some suggestions for instructors include:

Course evalulations represent an excellent source of data for teaching improvement; however, they can also feel intensely personal. Instructors should keep the following in mind while interpreting their course evaluations:

Because course evaluations are used by reviewers to make important decisions regarding promotion and tenure, they should be interpreted appropriately. Deans, department chairs, and promotion and tenure committee members should keep the following in mind while conducting reviews: