Panel Discussion: Core Curriculum Education
Are you ready? The new Texas Core Curriculum goes into effect in Fall 2014! In this session, panelists will discuss how their institutions plan to assess the six Core Objectives: critical thinking, communication, empirical/quantitative skills, teamwork, social responsibility, and personal responsibility. Panelists will describe their assessment methods, criteria for success, and plans for using the results to improve student learning.
- Nancy W. Shankle-Jordan, Ph.D.
Assistant Provost for General Education
Abilene Christian University
- Stephen D. Emmons, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Music
Angelo State University
- Gary S. Elbow, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Professor of Geography and Honors Studies
Texas Tech University
- Russell Lowery-Hart, Ph.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs