NCTQ Standard 17 - Outcomes

The program and institution collect and monitor data on their graduates.

Standard applies to: Elementary, Secondary, and Special Education programs.

Indicators that the program meets the standard.

17.1 The institution surveys its graduates regarding topics relevant to program evaluation.

17.2 The institution surveys its graduates' employers about their professional performance.

17.3 The institution secures data from teacher performance assessments (e.g. California's PACT) administered to candidates just prior to or at graduation.

17.4 Unless state data systems preclude access to meaningful data, the institution secures growth data on its graduates' students, including any teacher evaluations which are based at least partially on such data.

17.5 All forms of data noted are collected on an established timetable that supports regular program evaluation.