Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.42
Liaison Ellen Vaughan
Submission Date March 3, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Northern Arizona University
AC-6: Sustainability Literacy Assessment

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 4.00 Ellen Vaughan
Manager
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution conduct an assessment of the sustainability literacy of its students (i.e. an assessment focused on student knowledge of sustainability topics and challenges)?:
Yes

Which of the following best describes the literacy assessment? The assessment is administered to::
A subset of students or a sample that may not be representative of the predominant student body

Which of the following best describes the structure of the assessment? The assessment is administered as a::
Pre- and post-assessment to the same cohort or to representative samples in both a pre- and post-test

A copy of the questions included in the sustainability literacy assessment(s):
A sample of the questions included in the sustainability literacy assessment or the website URL where the assessment tool may be found:

The Sustainable Citizen Program conducts a pre- and post-test: http://nau.edu/Green-NAU/Sustainable-Citizen-Program/ Please see the attached document of the pre and post test questions.


A brief description of how the literacy assessment was developed and/or when it was adopted:

Sust Citizen Program - The assessment was developed by the program's creators and was initiated in 2016.


A brief description of how a representative sample was reached (if applicable) and how the assessment(s) were administered :

All participants in the Sust. Citizen Program are required to take the tests. They are administered through BBLearn along with the other course materials.


A brief summary of results from the literacy assessment(s), including a description of any measurable changes over time:

Sust Citizen Program has results from multiple pre-tests (students averaging 65%) but no post-tests have been completed.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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