Best Practices Presentation

The Office of Academic Affairs presented “General Education Best Practices,” that featured Dr. Susan Albertine, senior scholar, Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U). Over 100 UA faculty attended to discuss important changes to General Education including shifting to a learning outcomes framework; emphasizing active and engages learning and high-impact practices; and incorporating a new understanding of assessment. Dr. Albertine highlighted AAC&U's Liberal Education and America's Promise (LEAP) initiative that champions the importance of a liberal education.