Dr. Gloria Rogers, left, associate executive director of professional services at ABET, presents Dr. Andrew Ciganek with a certificate recognizing his participation in the IDEAL workshop. (courtesy photo)
Ciganek is IDEAL Scholar
Dr. Andrew Ciganek from the MCIS department at Jacksonville State University recently returned from the Institute for the Development of Excellence in Assessment Leadership (IDEAL) workshop held in Savannah, Georgia. This invitation-only workshop was a professional development opportunity for individuals responsible for leading their faculty in the development and implementation of a program assessment plan to improve student learning and document program effectiveness. The IDEAL workshop was led by Dr. Gloria Rogers, who is currently the Associate Executive Director, Professional Services, at ABET. ABET is the recognized U.S. accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and technology.