Comprehensive Assessment Tracking System

Welcome to CATS

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

To create a new form, or edit an existing form, click on “log-in” at the top of the page.

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.

No Paper Need to be Applied Erin Blomstrand Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:38am
Assessing the Effectiveness of the Student Success Module Erik Huntsinger Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:27am
Physics Explanations and Relevance Angela McClure Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:24am
Volume Measurement Steven Griffiths Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:20am
Curricular Models for Sustainable Undergraduate Research Dwain Desbien Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:02am
Literature Circles: Second Go-Round Erin Blomstrand Monday, January 9, 2017 - 5:03pm
Effective Helping in a Diverse World Annette Bourne Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 3:40pm
MAT151 Online Orientation Andrew Burch Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 3:05pm
Authentic Assessment in Health Care Spanish Trino Sandoval Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 3:16pm
CIS235 E-Commerce Final Project Assessment Michael Erwin Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 9:27am
This is a great learning tool No Paper Need to be Applied 21 hours 39 min ago - AMY2068401
I like the white board idea, Peer Instructions to Check for Understanding 2 days 19 hours ago - NOR2157229
Interesting idea.  I have the No Paper Need to be Applied 2 days 20 hours ago - NOR2157229
This is a really clever way Riding K-Wave: Engaging students outside the library 6 days 4 hours ago - AMY2068401
HI Norma - Flashcards and Critical Thinking 6 days 4 hours ago - AMY2068401
Author Title Posted Ratingsort ascending
Bronwen Steele White Cell Table 1 year ago 100%
Rebecca Baranowski Phase 2 - Following Students in Calc/Physics Learning Community 2 years ago 100%
Jeffrey Miller Civic Engagement and Responsibility Curriculum Infusion Project 4 years ago 100%
Diane Stonebrink If you can't beat 'em, join 'em: Applying Softchalk Principles to Canvas Quizzes 1 year ago 100%
Susan Malmo ENG101 Common Assignment Assessment -- 2012/2013 4 years ago 100%
Bronwen Steele Muc A Paper - A blast from the past - an OLD EZ form! 3 years ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis Social Change with Regards to Gender? Finals Week Public Service Announcement Activity 3 years ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis Intersectionality: The Importance of All Social Categories in the Gender Discussion 5 months ago 100%
Rebecca Baranowski Traditional Calculus vs. Learning Community 3 years ago 100%
Trino Sandoval Authentic Assessment in Health Care Spanish 1 month ago 100%
Jamie Lopez Utilizing Smart Thinking to Improve Writing Scores 1 year ago 100%
Alison England Calendar Sync Optimized 1 year ago 100%
James Cerven Applying Constitutional Case Law through Scenario Based Learning 1 year ago 100%
James Rall Intersection of introductory physics with society 2 years ago 100%
Rebecca Baranowski Following students who have gone through a Learning Community 2 years ago 100%
Rachel Holmes Ongoing and Varied Assessments to Promote Critical Thinking 2 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Field Experience Experience! 1 year ago 100%
Erica Wager Research Methods in Psychology – using two courses to observe active learning vs. passive learning 11 months ago 100%
Christina Van Puymbroeck I was supposed to get online? Improving online performance in a hybrid course. 4 years ago 100%
Roselyn Turner The "Learning" in Service Learning 3 years ago 100%
Anastasia Amabisca Peer Mentors in Developmental English Classes 3 years ago 100%
Lawrence Pesta Let's Go to San Diego! Improving ESL Fluency with Role Play 2 years ago 100%
Erik Huntsinger Assessment Happens Fall 2015 1 year ago 100%
Lisa Buccigrosse EED210 - Creative and Cognitive Play Lesson Plan 1 year ago 100%
Rachel Holmes Student-Created Assessments 2 years ago 100%
Steven Griffiths Improving Portfolio Submissions 1 year ago 100%
Muhammad Sandhu Charting My Progress: Using Graphs to Interpret Clinical /Lab Data in BIO 202 9 months ago 100%
Christina Van Puymbroeck Ticket In/ Ticket Out 3 years ago 100%
Christopher Coleman The Big 4? Exploring the Integration of Critical Inquiry into a Culturally Diverse, Globally Aware, and Social/Behaviorally Dominated Course 8 months ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis What? You Want Sexual Rights?: Assessing the Sexual Rights Document for SOC 130 3 years ago 100%
Rachel Smith Infusing primary literature into the majors science curriculum (2015/16 MILRF project) 5 months ago 100%
Amy Weibel Flashcards and Critical Thinking 2 months ago 100%
Dwain Desbien Curricular Models for Sustainable Undergraduate Research 6 days ago 100%
Erik Huntsinger ECN211 Fall 2011 Common Final Exam 4 years ago 100%
Adriana White Coherent Writing for ESL Students 1 year ago 100%
Erik Huntsinger ECN211 Spring 2012 Common Final 4 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Improving Writing Efficacy with Mandated Student Guides 4 years ago 100%
Analicia Buentello Bored of the Same Reading Quizzes? Try the SPUNKI! 3 years ago 100%
Kortney Song ACC121 Filing Status & Dependency Exemptions 3 years ago 100%
Erica Wager Don’t procrastinate! Being proactive in completing an online study tool leads to better test scores 9 months ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis What value do events on campus have? One Billion Rising 3 years ago 100%
Rebecca Baranowski Six Years of Data is In! I love my Calculus/Physics Learning Community. 7 months ago 100%
Final Project options 3 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Student Guides do it again! 2 months ago 100%
Michelle Breaux Improving Successful Completion Rates in Intermediate Algebra (MAT121) 3 years ago 100%
Rachel Holmes The Value of Authentic Learning Experiences in Building Confidence and Teaching Skills 1 year ago 100%
Rachel Smith Four exams or Five exams? Or: SOTL research needs controls!!! 1 year ago 100%
Heather Muns Information Literacy Assessment for Spring 2014 2 years ago 100%
Steven Peist Using the Online writing center for better results on essays in Reading 2 years ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis What Did You Say? The "I Am Human" Campaign 1 year ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis Research for the Humannequin Project: Information Literacy Assessment 2 years ago 100%
Erik Huntsinger ECN212 Spring 2012 Common Final 4 years ago 100%
Erika Aguirre "Flipping" out in Nursing! 3 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Improve Research and Citation Skills Through Librarian Consultation 3 years ago 100%
Rachel Smith Does the early bird get the worm???? 4 months ago 100%
Dorothy Miller Active learning review activities for MAT 142 3 years ago 100%
Kristy Miller Adobe Connect in Online ASB 223 1 year ago 100%
Luvia Rivera Are they really warming up? 1 year ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis How will this SOC course impact me after 16 weeks? Thinking about Gen Ed connections in the clasroom 2 years ago 100%
Roselyn Turner COM263 Intercultural Sensitivity Assessment 4 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Just FLIP it! "Flipping" a lesson for a Hybrid class. 3 years ago 100%
Jon Hill Tallow Sculpture CUL107 3 years ago 100%
Norma Jimenez Hernandez Stimulating the body to stimulate the mind is statistically significant 9 months ago 100%
Peter Turner Talking Tokens Engage! 4 months ago 100%
Kelly Loucy Using a Single-Point Rubric Online 1 month ago 100%
Valerie Akuna It's All About Scaffolding - But, You Knew That! 1 year ago 100%
Bronwen Steele A little assessment - transcription 1 year ago 100%
Roselyn Turner All-USA Scholarship Selection Process 2 years ago 100%
Michael Boring Democratic Decision Making in an Online/Hybrid Environment 1 year ago 100%
Amy Heck Observation Struggles! 1 year ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis So you think you know about gender? the journal entry- Week 1 and Week 16 4 years ago 100%
Erik Huntsinger CATS about CATS (Innovation of the Year Presentation) 3 years ago 100%
Roselyn Turner All-USA Scholarship - Improved Writing Rubrics 9 months ago 100%
Holly Dison Mat 091 Pre-Post Test Results = Disappointing 3 years ago 100%
Andrew Burch First Online Math Course! 3 years ago 100%
Dwain Desbien PHY131 LC vs Traditional 131 1 month ago 100%
Peter Turner Using Discussion Rubrics in Canvas to Improve Student Posts 2 years ago 100%
ASL Expression Videos in Online SLG 102 1 year ago 100%
Dwain Desbien Mechanics Understanding in PHY121/111 4 years ago 100%
Rachel Smith Does incorporating a kinesthetic assignment improve student learning of a complex topic? 2 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Check List Leading to Efficacy! 1 year ago 100%
Jamie Lopez Adobe Connect: Do Participants Succeed more than Archive Reviewers? 1 year ago 100%
Rachel Holmes Saving Time and Increasing Production Using the Online Discussion Forum 2 years ago 100%
Rachel Smith Practice Makes Perfect - skills and drills for metric conversions 2 years ago 100%
Rachel Holmes SCGR Culture and Diversity Research Paper 4 years ago 100%
Christopher Zagar Ask-a-Librarian Transcript Analysis to Improve Student Online Research Instruction 3 years ago 100%
Olga Tsoudis Love Your Body-Assessing Events on Campus 3 years ago 100%
Lyle Bartelt Wellness In The Classroom 5 months ago 100%
Catherine Cochran Peer Instructions to Check for Understanding 3 months ago 100%
Michael Erwin CIS235 E-Commerce Final Project Assessment 1 month ago 100%
Heather Muns Make Them Think It Was Their Idea: Using A Student-Generated Rubric To Increase Oral/PowerPoint Presentation Scores 2 years ago 100%
Peter Turner Increasing Group Accountability with a Contract 4 years ago 100%
Nikol Price Library Skills for CPD 4 years ago 100%
Heather Muns Lead By Example: Providing Student Examples To Improve Student Submissions 9 months ago 98%
Norma Jimenez Hernandez No, you can't use your book for the quiz: Comparing quiz scores with and without class materials 1 year ago 98%
Maria Rosales Formative assessment & adaptive teaching with Kahoot! 1 year ago 98%
Roselyn Turner It's all about that Book, 'bout that Book... 1 year ago 97%
Rebecca Baranowski Bringing Labs into Differential Equations 1 year ago 97%
Cheryl Hebert Modeling Elements of Communication Online 3 years ago 97%
Rebecca Baranowski Bringing Science into Beginning Algebra 2 years ago 97%
Kelly Loucy Teaching Online Etiquette & Avoiding Plagiarism Using Role Play 2 years ago 97%
Rebecca Baranowski This is not a drawing class! Graphing 3D 1 year ago 97%
Peter Turner Facilitating a Whole-Class Research Project 4 years ago 96%
Erik Huntsinger The Fall 2015 Economics Quantitative Reasoning Assessment Collaborative 9 months ago 96%
Erica Wager Kahooting your way to better grades! Active/competitive review sessions help student learning 8 months ago 96%
Peter Turner Critical Inquiry Assessment for Fall 2014 1 year ago 96%
Luvia Rivera Benefits of Tutoring in Mathematics 3 years ago 96%
Roselyn Turner Improve SCGR "Final Exam" Visual Aids 9 months ago 96%
Michelle Breaux Using Twitter to Enhance Learning in Engineering 2 years ago 96%
Christopher Black Passport to Success 3 months ago 96%
Kelly Loucy Using Video Comment to Increase Instructor Presence in an Online Course 1 year ago 96%
Erik Huntsinger Discovering Learning Gaps Using Online Homework Software 1 year ago 95%
Rachel Holmes The Revitalization of Service Learning at EMCC 5 months ago 95%
Kelly Loucy Removing the Fear and Creating Meaningful Participation in Online Peer Review 2 years ago 95%
Shannon Manuelito Publishing and Practicing the Rubric 2 years ago 95%
Maria Rosales eBook registration & course LMS: in-class demonstration vs. online tutorial 1 year ago 95%
Rebecca Baranowski Algebra skills in a Calculus Course 3 years ago 95%
Project Based Assessment in MAT142 3 years ago 95%
Christina Van Puymbroeck How much should I obsess? The effect of design changes on student satisfaction and performance in online courses. 2 years ago 95%
Peter Turner Assessment of Assessment Happens Fall 2016 4 months ago 93%
Rachel Holmes Spicing Up the Curriculum with Innovative, Technology-Driven Assessments 7 months ago 93%
Olga Tsoudis Want to talk about masturbation? A Silent Activity in Human Sexuality 2 months ago 93%
Christina Van Puymbroeck Critical Thinking about Invisible Histories 1 year ago 93%
Erik Huntsinger 2013 Common Final Exam Results and Improvement Plan 2 years ago 93%
Erin Blomstrand Perpetual Canon: Literature Circles in World Literature 11 months ago 93%
Steven Griffiths Group Menu Project CUL105/Enhancement 4 years ago 93%
Erik Huntsinger Mini-Whiteboards in Economics 3 years ago 93%
Selina Schuh In-class Metacognitive/Reflective Grade Check Activities 2 years ago 93%
Heather Muns Picture Perfect: Using a Video Tutorial To Improve Students Ability To Embed Pictures In Canvas 11 months ago 93%
Catherine Cochran Student Learning Tendencies: Online vs. In-Person Writing Center Submissions 10 months ago 93%
Sylvia Ong Accounting Chapter 6 Re-Teach 1 year ago 93%
Erica Wager Slow and steady wins the race… or does it? Test completion time is negatively correlated with test grade 9 months ago 93%
Dwain Desbien Conceputual Understanding in PHY121 Learning Community vs Normal Class 3 years ago 93%
Peter Turner Pictures save the day! 1 year ago 93%
Susan Malmo Dealing with Modern Works in Gothic Literature class 1 year ago 92%
Diane Stonebrink Inspired by Proust: A Multi-Sensory Approach to Memorizing Principle Verb Parts in ESL 1 year ago 92%
Erik Huntsinger Relax Before the Quiz. Laugh! 9 months ago 92%
Michelle Breaux Math Holiday Greeting Card Challenge 1 year ago 90%
Rebecca Baranowski It's OK to Steal....Learn from the Professionals 9 months ago 90%
Jennifer Shannon Is an open note exam really beneficial? Allowing students to use notes during a statistics exam 8 months ago 90%
Elisabeth Rodriguez Edible Book: Engaging Students for National Library Week 3 months ago 90%
Rebecca Baranowski Thermometer Accuracy 2 years ago 90%
Charles Bell Will Increasing The Number of Practical Examples of a Difficult Science Concept Improve Understanding? 1 year ago 90%
Jennifer Kline Assessment Through Simulation 3 months ago 90%
William Farrar Using a Data-Analysis Program to Support Student Success in an Online Psychology Statistics Class (PSY230) 1 year ago 90%
Weiru Chang Using Learning Journals in Anatomy and Physiology 2 4 years ago 90%
Rebecca Baranowski Intro to Summations - PowerPoint vs. Handouts 9 months ago 90%
Qazi Iqbal Midterm and Final 3 years ago 90%
Olga Tsoudis What Did You Think This Week? The Video Reflection in Sociology Online Courses 3 years ago 90%
Teri Graham Positive Affirmations and Meditation to Improve Student Performance 1 year ago 90%
Peter Turner Tired of Tardies? Try This! 9 months ago 90%
Jennifer Shannon Practice does make perfect with Graphing in MAT 182 1 year ago 90%
Peter Turner Assessment Happens Spring 2016 9 months ago 90%
Mark Matthews Small-Talks 3 years ago 90%
Owen Dix Merged Activity covering Internal Energy 8 months ago 90%
Frederick Maihofer Verify student completion of in-class examples (Excel Spreadsheets) 1 year ago 90%
Levi Torrison Prelab for classes 1 year ago 89%
Peter Turner Addressing Discussion Posting Procrastination 2 years ago 88%
Improve Exam Results by- Review -Mock Exam - Review 2 years ago 88%
Luvia Rivera Note cards in a math classroom 9 months ago 88%
Teri Graham The Benefits of Incorporating AAA (Creating College Success) Curriculum in MAT082 2 years ago 88%
Laraine Bosse Autobiographical Final Exam for ESL Grammar Students 1 year ago 87%
Rebecca Baranowski Direction Fields 2 years ago 87%
Levi Torrison Video snippets for 130 3 years ago 87%
Shannon Manuelito BIO 160 Common Lab Final 2 years ago 87%
Christina Van Puymbroeck Does length matter? 2 years ago 87%
Catherine Cochran Help or Hinder: Time Management Reflection & Accountability 12 months ago 87%
Olga Tsoudis Sexuality and Critical Inquiry: Improving the Assessment 1 year ago 86%
Susan Malmo The LearnQuiz 10 months ago 85%
Shannon Manuelito Using a How To Screencast to find Peer Reviewed Articles 1 year ago 83%
Tree Diagram... 9 months ago 82%
Jennifer Elliott Presentations 2 years ago 80%
Rachel Smith Hitchhikers thumb or Earwax? Does question wording matter? 2 years ago 80%
Olga Tsoudis Lights, Camera, Action: Did They Really Get It in Sociology Through Film? 2 years ago 80%
Rachel Smith An Enhanced Jigsaw approach to teach Cell Parts (BIO181/156) 4 years ago 80%
Rebecca Baranowski Engagement in Calculus I 3 years ago 80%
Sonya Zetlan I'm too embarrassed to learn 3 years ago 80%
Kortney Song Does Hitting Home Generate Better Understanding & Grades? 2 years ago 80%
Olga Tsoudis Did Anyone Pay Attention? General Assessment On Gender Issues 4 years ago 80%
Annette Bourne Effective Helping in a Diverse World 1 month ago 80%
Peter Turner Inquiry-Based Learning Project 4 years ago 80%
Susan Malmo OER Approach to ENH114 1 year ago 80%
Bronwen Steele Bacterial Minicases 2 years ago 80%
Steven Peist The Impact of Peer Mentors in Developmental Reading 1 year ago 80%
Rebecca Baranowski Integration in Calculus II 3 years ago 80%
Michael Boring Democratic Decision Making in the Classroom 3 years ago 80%
Jennifer Elliott What's Happening? On Campus at EMCC 1 year ago 80%
Frederick Maihofer Pretest Accounting Knowledge from ACC111 to ACC230 1 year ago 80%
Erin Blomstrand Scream Challenges: Using Gamifcation to Level Up 1 year ago 80%
Fiona Lihs Logic Puzzles 3 years ago 80%
Erik Huntsinger ECN212 Fall 2011 Common Final 4 years ago 80%
Kristy Miller What's your favorite field in anthropology? 1 year ago 80%
Andrew Burch Switching Groups - Encouraging Class Comradery 1 year ago 80%
Rebecca Baranowski Interpreting Velocity Time Graphs in Calculus 3 years ago 80%
Valerie Akuna Software Optimization - Photoshop CS5 4 years ago 80%
Sylvia Ong Common/Standardized ACC111 Exam 2 years ago 80%
Jennifer Shannon Trig Identities - How do I identify 2 years ago 80%
Steven Boettcher Comparison of New Versus Old "Getting Started" Orientations 10 months ago 80%
Jennifer Elliott General Education Abilities Self-Evaluation 6 months ago 80%
Jim Nichols Narrated camtasia videos as instructional materials in online CIS121AI 1 year ago 80%
Michael Maguire CIS239DL Linux Shell Scripting 2 years ago 80%
Sharing a note-taking document with the instructor can provide students multiple opportunities to measure their own learning progress. 1 year ago 80%
Have better results in class group work 3 years ago 80%
Romanie Brooks-Dillon Improvement in the classroom learning through voice threads and classroom activities (Nursing 152) 1 year ago 80%
Clarissa Davis Ragland Case Study - Improve Quality by Improving the Rubric 1 year ago 80%
Enhancing College Algebra with Interactive Software 4 years ago 80%
Bronwen Steele Mastering Microbiology NOT 3 years ago 80%
Steven Boettcher Assessing the Trigonometry Hybrid "Getting Started" Module 1 year ago 80%
Angela McClure Physics Final Presentation in Cooperation with the Writing Center 9 months ago 76%
Andrew Burch Using new mathematics program to increase learning 4 years ago 75%
Maria Rosales Dictation- Reflection 3 years ago 75%
Jennifer Brown Learning Students' Names 2 years ago 74%
Susan Malmo Using Structured Learning Plans to Promote Active Learning in OER courses 1 year ago 73%
Rebecca Baranowski Using Folders for Cooperative Learning 9 months ago 73%
Frederick Lee Team Collaboration in Discussion Boards 1 year ago 72%
Unit 3 ASL Practice: Places You Have Gone To 2 years ago 70%
Sonya Zetlan Memory vs. Reasoning 4 years ago 70%
Jill Nico Adjunct Faculty Mentoring Program - Transferring Best Practices to the Classroom 2 years ago 70%
Anil Kapoor But I’m too young!! “A case study of ovarian cancer” 2 years ago 70%
Angela McClure Calc/Phys Learning Community Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 6 months ago 70%
Rodney Freeman Create!: Journaling the Creative Process 1 year ago 67%
Janet Witcher Real World "Buy"-in $ 3 years ago 67%
Michael Boring See, Think, Wonder: Using Art to Inspire Critical Thinking 3 years ago 60%
Roselyn Turner Service Learning Reflections & Social, Civic, Global Responsibility (SCGR) 4 years ago 60%
Marcus Eads Checking for understanding. 2 years ago 60%
Marcus Eads Show your thumbs: a quick check for understanding 2 years ago 60%
Michael Boring Preview Your Course 1 year ago 60%
Natalie Rivera Technique Presentations in PED 101KB 4 years ago 60%
Amy Heck Practicum 4 years ago 40%
Marcus Eads Factoring practice. 2 years ago 20%