Interstate Passport® | Faculty Handbooks

Faculty Handbook

Interstate Passport® offers two handbooks for faculty members, one that describes the process undertaken for creating the Passport Learning Outcomes and Proficiency Criteria, and one that describes the process for constructing your institution’s Passport Block. See descriptions below; both handbooks can be downloaded.

Faculty Handbook: Constructing Your Institution’s Passport Block

This handbook is designed for faculty members at new and prospective Passport institutions. It describes the process for constructing your institution’s Passport Block. The handbook provides steps to be followed and includes examples of current Passport Blocks and a sample worksheet. Links are provided to a Glossary of Terms, and the matrices for all nine Passport knowledge and skill areas with Features, Passport Learning Outcomes, and Proficiency Criteria.

Faculty Handbook: Constructing Your Institution's Passport Block (March 2017 Edition)

Worksheets and a summary worksheet for all Passport knowledge and skill areas.

Faculty Handbook: Creating the Passport Learning Outcomes and Transfer-Level Proficiency Criteria

Faculty from the Passport institutions, through an interstate negotiation process, developed the Passport Learning Outcomes and Proficiency Criteria in nine knowledge and skill areas. This Faculty Handbook serves as a comprehensive guide to the process and to the overall project. The handbook describes the specific role and tasks of faculty, and includes descriptions of the nine Passport knowledge and skill areas. The handbook also provides information about the Passport tracking process, Passport applications, and the Passport Review Board. 

Faculty Handbook: Creating the Passport Learning Outcomes and Transfer-Level Proficiency Criteria

 

Terry Underwood, Time-Saving tips for Writing Proficiency Criteria, PowerPoint Presentation at the Passport Faculty Negotiation Meeting, October 2015.