The Center of Inquiry is dedicated to using evidence to strengthen liberal arts education for all students at all institutions.

Upcoming Teagle Assessment Workshop
Does assessment need to work better at your institution? Are political roadblocks frustrating your efforts to make use of assessment data? Have you been tasked with assessing a complicated new general education program? Or are you just looking for new ideas and a chance for feedback on your work from assessment scholars and good colleagues from other institutions?

We invite you to join us on October 23–25, 2015 for the Teagle Assessment Scholar workshop, “Making Assessment Work for Your Institution and Your Students” at the Center of Inquiry at Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana. Read more>>


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Assessment Support
With generous support from the Teagle Foundation and the Lilly Endowment, Inc., the Center of Inquiry collaborates with faculty and staff at colleges and universities to build and strengthen the capacity of assessment programs to gather and use evidence to improve student learning. More>>

Practitioners' Corner
Occasional essays and commentary for middle managers at colleges and universities who strive to use evidence to improve learning. Center of Inquiry Director Charles Blaich and Associate Director Kathleen Wise write about teaching practices that help develop student leadership. Read "Teaching to Lead" in Practitioners' Corner.