On the Horizon: Volume 16 Issue 2


Table of contents - Special Issue: Accountability of educational results

Guest Editors: Dr David Shupe

Questioning academic standards in the age of innovation

Tom P. Abeles

The purpose of this paper is to show how standards drive what is taught in education. International standards, for example in the areas of science and math, and US standards such


Accountability and learning assessment in the future of higher education

Geri Hockfield Malandra

The purpose of this paper is to broadly describe and provide insight into the national dialogue in the USA concerning accountability for educational results in academic


Toward a higher standard: the changing organizational context of accountability for educational results

David A. Shupe

The purpose of this paper is to present the full range of choices that academic institutions presently have for attending to educational results.

How to discuss accountability with educators or the external stakeholders' guide to the accountability galaxy

Monica M. Manning

The purpose of this paper is to directly assist external stakeholders in their conversations with educators.


Assessing outcomes in graduate education

Lesley Lydell

The purpose of this paper is to describe the current interest in accountability for educational results within the context of US graduate education.

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