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Kansas State University

Measures, Rubrics, & Tools for
Assessing Student Learning Outcomes


These pages contain information on the different ways student learning can be assessed in the classroom, for the program, or at the university level. Descriptions and examples of various measures and tools are provided. These pages also contain information on how rubrics and grading can be integrated for multiple purposes.

Direct & Indirect Measures

Descriptions of Assessment Tools & Measures

Actual Tools & Measures

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Assessment

Defining & Describing Rubrics

Developing a Rubric

Sample Rubrics

Grading Standards & What Grades Mean

Relevant Online Articles / Information

Methodolical Considerations / Data Analysis