Comprehensive Assessment Tracking System

Welcome to CATS

Welcome to Estrella Mountain's Comprehensive Assessment Tracking System for Action Research.

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Once logged-in, you can “create a new assessment” by clicking the button on the left side. To edit an existing form created earlier, click directly on the form.  You can find existing forms  by clicking the "Assessments by Division" button (left side) or by searching the CATS system in the top-right corner.

Calc/Phys Learning Community Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 Angela McClure Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:23am
General Education Abilities Self-Evaluation Jennifer Elliott Monday, June 27, 2016 - 1:26pm
Spicing Up the Curiculum with Innovative, Technology-Driven Assessments Rachel Holmes Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 9:06am
Planning for Success Jamie-Theresa Lopez Friday, June 17, 2016 - 8:54am
Screening and Assessment in Early Childhood Education Lisa Buccigrosse Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 12:50pm
Six Years of Data is In! I love my Calculus/Physics Learning Community. Rebecca Baranowski Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 9:26pm
Student Feedback for lessons in an Online Class Pablo Landeros Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 2:23pm
Using an Activity to Visualize Kidney Function Weiru Chang Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:56pm
The Big 4? Exploring the Integration of Critical Inquiry into a Culturally Diverse, Globally Aware, and Social/Behaviorally Dominated Course Christopher Coleman Monday, May 2, 2016 - 4:00pm
Kahooting your way to better grades! Active/competitive review sessions help student learning Erica Wager Friday, April 29, 2016 - 3:03pm
Great start, Rachel! I would Spicing Up the Curiculum with Innovative, Technology-Driven Assessments 3 days 11 hours ago - turnerp
To ‘Complete the Cycle,’ here are the results of the survey. Sharing a note-taking document with the instructor can provide students multiple opportunities to measure their own learning progress. 2 months 2 weeks ago - Aguilarr
Thanks Ro! The Fall 2015 Economics Quantitative Reasoning Assessment Collaborative 2 months 3 weeks ago - huntsinger
Great job, Catherine! Student Learning Tendencies: Online vs. In-Person Writing Center Submissions 2 months 4 weeks ago - hernandezn
Thank you for posting this, Don’t procrastinate! Being proactive in completing an online study tool leads to better test scores 2 months 4 weeks ago - hernandezn
Author Title Posted Ratingsort ascending
yalim ASL Expression Videos in Online SLG 102 10 months ago 100%
rall Intersection of introductory physics with society 2 years ago 100%
hernandezn Stimulating the body to stimulate the mind is statistically significant 3 months ago 100%
tsoudis So you think you know about gender? the journal entry- Week 1 and Week 16 3 years ago 100%
holmesr The Value of Authentic Learning Experiences in Building Confidence and Teaching Skills 10 months ago 100%
dison Mat 091 Pre-Post Test Results = Disappointing 3 years ago 100%
turnerp Check List Leading to Efficacy! 1 year ago 100%
burch First Online Math Course! 2 years ago 100%
desbien Mechanics Understanding in PHY121/111 3 years ago 100%
bsteele White Cell Table 1 year ago 100%
riveral Are they really warming up? 11 months ago 100%
buentello Bored of the Same Reading Quizzes? Try the SPUNKI! 3 years ago 100%
englanda i-Cal feed optimzed 8 months ago 100%
tsoudis What value do events on campus have? One Billion Rising 2 years ago 100%
ciezki Final Project options 2 years ago 100%
pesta Let's Go to San Diego! Improving ESL Fluency with Role Play 2 years ago 100%
huntsinger ECN211 Spring 2012 Common Final 3 years ago 100%
bsteele Muc A Paper - A blast from the past - an OLD EZ form! 3 years ago 100%
bsteele A little assessment - transcription 7 months ago 100%
hillj Tallow Sculpture CUL107 3 years ago 100%
boring Democratic Decision Making in an Online/Hybrid Environment 1 year ago 100%
breaux Improving Successful Completion Rates in Intermediate Algebra (MAT121) 2 years ago 100%
tsoudis What Did You Say? The "I Am Human" Campaign 11 months ago 100%
holmesr Student-Created Assessments 1 year ago 100%
vanpuymbroeck Ticket In/ Ticket Out 2 years ago 100%
holmesr SCGR Culture and Diversity Research Paper 3 years ago 100%
zagar Ask-a-Librarian Transcript Analysis to Improve Student Online Research Instruction 3 years ago 100%
millerkr Adobe Connect in Online ASB 223 7 months ago 100%
smithr Does incorporating a kinesthetic assignment improve student learning of a complex topic? 1 year ago 100%
turnerp Increasing Group Accountability with a Contract 4 years ago 100%
holmesr Saving Time and Increasing Production Using the Online Discussion Forum 2 years ago 100%
turner All-USA Scholarship - Improved Writing Rubrics 3 months ago 100%
wager Don’t procrastinate! Being proactive in completing an online study tool leads to better test scores 3 months ago 100%
huntsinger Assessment Happens Fall 2015 10 months ago 100%
Aguirree "Flipping" out in Nursing! 3 years ago 100%
turnerp Field Experience Experience! 6 months ago 100%
heck Observation Struggles! 1 year ago 100%
stevensj SELF-DIRECTED LEARNING EXPERIENCE 2 years ago 100%
baranowski Following students who have gone through a Learning Community 2 years ago 100%
vanpuymbroeck I was supposed to get online? Improving online performance in a hybrid course. 3 years ago 100%
holmesr Ongoing and Varied Assessments to Promote Critical Thinking 1 year ago 100%
turner The "Learning" in Service Learning 2 years ago 100%
vanpuymbroeck Critical Thinking about Invisible Histories 6 months ago 100%
muns Make Them Think It Was Their Idea: Using A Student-Generated Rubric To Increase Oral/PowerPoint Presentation Scores 2 years ago 100%
huntsinger CATS about CATS (Innovation of the Year Presentation) 3 years ago 100%
smithr Four exams or Five exams? Or: SOTL research needs controls!!! 7 months ago 100%
turner All-USA Scholarship Selection Process 1 year ago 100%
turnerp Improving Writing Efficacy with Mandated Student Guides 3 years ago 100%
lopezjt Utilizing Smart Thinking to Improve Writing Scores 10 months ago 100%
song ACC121 Filing Status & Dependency Exemptions 3 years ago 100%
stonebrink If you can't beat 'em, join 'em: Applying Softchalk Principles to Canvas Quizzes 6 months ago 100%
peist Using the Online writing center for better results on essays in Reading 1 year ago 100%
amabisca Peer Mentors in Developmental English Classes 2 years ago 100%
sandhuk Charting My Progress: Using Graphs to Interpret Clinical /Lab Data in BIO 202 3 months ago 100%
griffiths Improving Portfolio Submissions 1 year ago 100%
malmo ENG101 Common Assignment Assessment -- 2012/2013 3 years ago 100%
akuna It's All About Scaffolding - But, You Knew That! 9 months ago 100%
baranowski Phase 2 - Following Students in Calc/Physics Learning Community 1 year ago 100%
tsoudis Social Change with Regards to Gender? Finals Week Public Service Announcement Activity 2 years ago 100%
cerven Applying Constitutional Case Law through Scenario Based Learning 1 year ago 100%
baranowski Traditional Calculus vs. Learning Community 2 years ago 100%
turnerp Using Discussion Rubrics in Canvas to Improve Student Posts 2 years ago 100%
millerj Civic Engagement and Responsibility Curriculum Infusion Project 3 years ago 100%
turner COM263 Intercultural Sensitivity Assessment 3 years ago 100%
lopezjt Adobe Connect: Do Participants Succeed more than Archive Reviewers? 11 months ago 100%
tsoudis How will this SOC course impact me after 16 weeks? Thinking about Gen Ed connections in the clasroom 1 year ago 100%
turnerp Just FLIP it! "Flipping" a lesson for a Hybrid class. 3 years ago 100%
whitea Coherent Writing for ESL Students 7 months ago 100%
tsoudis What? You Want Sexual Rights?: Assessing the Sexual Rights Document for SOC 130 2 years ago 100%
huntsinger ECN211 Fall 2011 Common Final Exam 4 years ago 100%
smithr Practice Makes Perfect - skills and drills for metric conversions 2 years ago 100%
tsoudis Love Your Body-Assessing Events on Campus 2 years ago 100%
pricen Library Skills for CPD 3 years ago 100%
huntsinger ECN212 Spring 2012 Common Final 3 years ago 100%
tsoudis Research for the Humannequin Project: Information Literacy Assessment 1 year ago 100%
buccigrosse EED210 - Creative and Cognitive Play Lesson Plan 7 months ago 100%
muns Information Literacy Assessment for Spring 2014 1 year ago 100%
turnerp Improve Research and Citation Skills Through Librarian Consultation 2 years ago 100%
wager Research Methods in Psychology – using two courses to observe active learning vs. passive learning 5 months ago 100%
millerd Active learning review activities for MAT 142 2 years ago 100%
muns Lead By Example: Providing Student Examples To Improve Student Submissions 3 months ago 98%
hernandezn No, you can't use your book for the quiz: Comparing quiz scores with and without class materials 1 year ago 98%
hebert Modeling Elements of Communication Online 2 years ago 97%
turner It's all about that Book, 'bout that Book... 1 year ago 97%
rosalesm Formative assessment & adaptive teaching with Kahoot! 1 year ago 97%
baranowski Bringing Labs into Differential Equations 1 year ago 97%
loucy Teaching Online Etiquette & Avoiding Plagiarism Using Role Play 2 years ago 97%
baranowski Bringing Science into Beginning Algebra 2 years ago 97%
baranowski This is not a drawing class! Graphing 3D 9 months ago 97%
riveral Benefits of Tutoring in Mathematics 2 years ago 96%
turnerp Facilitating a Whole-Class Research Project 4 years ago 96%
turnerp Critical Inquiry Assessment for Fall 2014 1 year ago 96%
turner Improve SCGR "Final Exam" Visual Aids 3 months ago 96%
huntsinger The Fall 2015 Economics Quantitative Reasoning Assessment Collaborative 3 months ago 96%
breaux Using Twitter to Enhance Learning in Engineering 2 years ago 96%
loucy Using Video Comment to Increase Instructor Presence in an Online Course 1 year ago 96%
manuelito Publishing and Practicing the Rubric 2 years ago 95%
baranowski Algebra skills in a Calculus Course 2 years ago 95%
wager Kahooting your way to better grades! Active/competitive review sessions help student learning 2 months ago 95%
vanpuymbroeck How much should I obsess? The effect of design changes on student satisfaction and performance in online courses. 1 year ago 95%
huntsinger Discovering Learning Gaps Using Online Homework Software 11 months ago 95%
smithm Project Based Assessment in MAT142 2 years ago 95%
rosalesm eBook registration & course LMS: in-class demonstration vs. online tutorial 1 year ago 95%
loucy Removing the Fear and Creating Meaningful Participation in Online Peer Review 2 years ago 95%
huntsinger Mini-Whiteboards in Economics 2 years ago 93%
blomstrand Perpetual Canon: Literature Circles in World Literature 5 months ago 93%
huntsinger 2013 Common Final Exam Results and Improvement Plan 2 years ago 93%
wager Slow and steady wins the race… or does it? Test completion time is negatively correlated with test grade 3 months ago 93%
schuh In-class Metacognitive/Reflective Grade Check Activities 2 years ago 93%
cochran Student Learning Tendencies: Online vs. In-Person Writing Center Submissions 4 months ago 93%
ongs Accounting Chapter 6 Re-Teach 6 months ago 93%
muns Picture Perfect: Using a Video Tutorial To Improve Students Ability To Embed Pictures In Canvas 5 months ago 93%
griffiths Group Menu Project CUL105/Enhancement 3 years ago 93%
desbien Conceputual Understanding in PHY121 Learning Community vs Normal Class 2 years ago 93%
turnerp Pictures save the day! 1 year ago 93%
malmo Dealing with Modern Works in Gothic Literature class 1 year ago 92%
stonebrink Inspired by Proust: A Multi-Sensory Approach to Memorizing Principle Verb Parts in ESL 1 year ago 92%
huntsinger Relax Before the Quiz. Laugh! 3 months ago 92%
turnerp Assessment Happens Spring 2016 3 months ago 90%
damron Practice does make perfect with Graphing in MAT 182 1 year ago 90%
baranowski Intro to Summations - PowerPoint vs. Handouts 3 months ago 90%
farrar Using a Data-Analysis Program to Support Student Success in an Online Psychology Statistics Class (PSY230) 11 months ago 90%
baranowski Thermometer Accuracy 1 year ago 90%
iqbal Midterm and Final 2 years ago 90%
graham Positive Affirmations and Meditation to Improve Student Performance 1 year ago 90%
chang Using Learning Journals in Anatomy and Physiology 2 3 years ago 90%
tsoudis What Did You Think This Week? The Video Reflection in Sociology Online Courses 2 years ago 90%
damron Is an open note exam really beneficial? Allowing students to use notes during a statistics exam 2 months ago 90%
matthews Small-Talks 2 years ago 90%
baranowski It's OK to Steal....Learn from the Professionals 3 months ago 90%
dixo Merged Activity covering Internal Energy 3 months ago 90%
turnerp Tired of Tardies? Try This! 3 months ago 90%
maihofer Verify student completion of in-class examples (Excel Spreadsheets) 10 months ago 90%
breaux Math Holiday Greeting Card Challenge 1 year ago 90%
bell Will Increasing The Number of Practical Examples of a Difficult Science Concept Improve Understanding? 1 year ago 90%
turnerp Addressing Discussion Posting Procrastination 1 year ago 88%
sreekumar Improve Exam Results by- Review -Mock Exam - Review 2 years ago 88%
riveral Note cards in a math classroom 3 months ago 88%
graham The Benefits of Incorporating AAA (Creating College Success) Curriculum in MAT082 1 year ago 88%
cochran Help or Hinder: Time Management Reflection & Accountability 6 months ago 87%
torrison Prelab for classes 11 months ago 87%
bosse Autobiographical Final Exam for ESL Grammar Students 11 months ago 87%
vanpuymbroeck Does length matter? 1 year ago 87%
baranowski Direction Fields 1 year ago 87%
manuelito BIO 160 Common Lab Final 1 year ago 87%
torrison Video snippets for 130 3 years ago 87%
tsoudis Sexuality and Critical Inquiry: Improving the Assessment 1 year ago 86%
manuelito Using a How To Screencast to find Peer Reviewed Articles 1 year ago 83%
sreekumar Tree Diagram... 3 months ago 82%
Aguilarr Sharing a note-taking document with the instructor can provide students multiple opportunities to measure their own learning progress. 7 months ago 80%
bsteele Mastering Microbiology NOT 2 years ago 80%
turnerp Inquiry-Based Learning Project 4 years ago 80%
blomstrand Scream Challenges: Using Gamifcation to Level Up 6 months ago 80%
maguire CIS239DL Linux Shell Scripting 2 years ago 80%
smithr An Enhanced Jigsaw approach to teach Cell Parts (BIO181/156) 3 years ago 80%
tsoudis Lights, Camera, Action: Did They Really Get It in Sociology Through Film? 1 year ago 80%
baranowski Engagement in Calculus I 2 years ago 80%
boettcher Comparison of New Versus Old "Getting Started" Orientations 4 months ago 80%
salehi Have better results in class group work 2 years ago 80%
elliottj What's Happening? On Campus at EMCC 10 months ago 80%
peist The Impact of Peer Mentors in Developmental Reading 6 months ago 80%
davis-ragland Case Study - Improve Quality by Improving the Rubric 1 year ago 80%
damron Trig Identities - How do I identify 2 years ago 80%
baranowski Integration in Calculus II 3 years ago 80%
boettcher Assessing the Trigonometry Hybrid "Getting Started" Module 8 months ago 80%
song Does Hitting Home Generate Better Understanding & Grades? 2 years ago 80%
malmo The LearnQuiz 4 months ago 80%
ongs Common/Standardized ACC111 Exam 1 year ago 80%
baranowski Interpreting Velocity Time Graphs in Calculus 2 years ago 80%
akuna Software Optimization - Photoshop CS5 4 years ago 80%
brooksdillon Improvement in the classroom learning through voice threads and classroom activities (Nursing 152) 8 months ago 80%
malmo OER Approach to ENH114 1 year ago 80%
maihofer Pretest Accounting Knowledge from ACC111 to ACC230 1 year ago 80%
tsoudis Did Anyone Pay Attention? General Assessment On Gender Issues 3 years ago 80%
lihs Logic Puzzles 2 years ago 80%
huntsinger ECN212 Fall 2011 Common Final 4 years ago 80%
smithr Hitchhikers thumb or Earwax? Does question wording matter? 2 years ago 80%
bsteele Bacterial Minicases 1 year ago 80%
boring Democratic Decision Making in the Classroom 3 years ago 80%
malmo Using Structured Learning Plans to Promote Active Learning in OER courses 7 months ago 80%
zetlan I'm too embarrassed to learn 2 years ago 80%
millerkr What's your favorite field in anthropology? 1 year ago 80%
smithm Enhancing College Algebra with Interactive Software 3 years ago 80%
burch Switching Groups - Encouraging Class Comradery 6 months ago 80%
nichols Narrated camtasia videos as instructional materials in online CIS121AI 11 months ago 80%
mcclurea Physics Final Presentation in Cooperation with the Writing Center 3 months ago 76%
burch Using new mathematics program to increase learning 3 years ago 75%
rosalesm Dictation- Reflection 2 years ago 75%
jbrown Learning Students' Names 1 year ago 74%
baranowski Using Folders for Cooperative Learning 3 months ago 73%
leef Team Collaboration in Discussion Boards 1 year ago 72%
yalim Unit 3 ASL Practice: Places You Have Gone To 1 year ago 70%
kapoor But I’m too young!! “A case study of ovarian cancer” 1 year ago 70%
zetlan Memory vs. Reasoning 3 years ago 70%
nico Adjunct Faculty Mentoring Program - Transferring Best Practices to the Classroom 2 years ago 70%
witcher Real World "Buy"-in $ 2 years ago 67%
Freeman Create!: Journaling the Creative Process 1 year ago 67%
boring See, Think, Wonder: Using Art to Inspire Critical Thinking 3 years ago 60%
eads Show your thumbs: a quick check for understanding 1 year ago 60%
eads Checking for understanding. 1 year ago 60%
riveran Technique Presentations in PED 101KB 3 years ago 60%
boring Preview Your Course 1 year ago 60%
turner Service Learning Reflections & Social, Civic, Global Responsibility (SCGR) 3 years ago 60%
heck Practicum 3 years ago 40%
eads Factoring practice. 1 year ago 20%