Lightning Talk Series—”Successfully Completing Your Self-Study in AEFIS”
AEFIS Academy Community Event
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Texas Christian University
Assistant Director of Assessment and “the Best”
Texas A & M International University
April 14, 2021 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
Lightning Talks are short, targeted presentations that provide insight into best practices, challenges, and successes in assessment. Listen in as some of the greatest minds and thought leaders share authentic assessment processes, continuous improvement stories, and innovative approaches toward lifelong learning and student success.
This presentation focuses on the planning, preparation, and successful submission of Texas A&M International University’s SACSCOC Fifth Year Report. Leaders from the assessment office talk about the process and collaboration that aided them in this submission using AEFIS Accreditation+Self-Study Solution.
Dr. David Allen, Director of Institutional Effectiveness, Texas Christian University
Dr. David Allen joined Texas Christian University as Director of Institutional Effectiveness in May 2021. Prior to that he spent several years as the Associate Vice President for Institutional Assessment, Research, and Planning at Texas A&M International University. David started his career in Oklahoma, teaching science at the middle school, high school, and community college levels. He then spent 12 years in large-scale educational assessment with Educational Testing Service (ETS) developing science assessments and in project leadership. David has 8 years of university-level assessment experience at two universities and has been an assistant professor of assessment. David received his Ph.D. in Education, School Improvement from Texas State University and a Master of Science in Environmental Science from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma. His undergraduate degrees are from Northeastern State University and Connors State College, both in Oklahoma.
Ms. Karol Batey, Assistant Director of Assessment and “the Best”, Texas A & M International University
Karol Batey is the Assistant Director of Assessment at Texas A&M International University. Karol has 12 years of experience within education and state government as well as three years of experience working with SACSCOC Accreditation and University Assessment at Texas A&M International University. She has a rich theater background both in front of the stage and behind. She brings this creativity to the art of assessment as well as to community theatre in great state of Texas.
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