Evaluating the Impact of Aztlan Island


"Evaluation is the collection of quality information that will inform and guide learning, decision-making and practice" (Russ-Eft & Preskill, 2001 p. 9)


To evaluate the impact of the initiative on students we'll ask the following questions:
To what extent does the Initiative:

More specifically...
We'll ask faculty and program leaders:
  • What did you expect that your students to get out of it?
  • What do you think your students got out of this project?
  • What did you get out of it?

We'll ask students:
  • What did you expect to get out of this project?
  • What did you get out of it?



Aurilio, S. (2013). Using a virtual world for high impact practices. In Future of Education Conference Proceedings 2013. Libreriauniversitaria.it Edizioni. Florence, Italy. PDF

Russ-Eft & Preskill, 2001. Evaluation in Organizations: A Systematic Approach to Enhancing Learning, Performance and Change. Cambridge, MA: Persues Publishing.