CAEP Annual Reporting Measures

CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation) has eight annual reporting measures that provide information to the public on program impact and program outcome. The CAEP measures with links to supporting evidence for each measure are as follows:

Measures of Program Impact

Measure 1: Impact on P-12 learning and development

Value-Added ratings — a component of Ohio’s Accountability system, value-added calculations utilize data from state-tested subjects and grades to measure student growth.

Measure 2: Indicators of teaching effectiveness

OTES Data — administrator ratings of the performance of recent graduates, as mandated under OTES (Ohio Teacher Evaluation System).

Measure 3: Results of employer surveys, and including retention and employment milestones

Employer Survey — a survey of employers’ perception of recent graduates’ quality of preparation provided by The College of Wooster.

Resident Educator Data — data on College of Wooster graduates’ completion of the requirements of the Resident Educator program.

Measure 4: Satisfaction of completers

Pre-Service Survey — a survey of student satisfaction with the quality of preparation provided by The College of Wooster. Pre-service teachers receive an invitation from ODHE to complete this survey during their culminating student teaching experience.

EPP Alumni Survey  — a survey of alumni satisfaction with the quality of preparation provided by Hiram College. In-service teachers receive an invitation from ODHE to complete this survey as they enter Year 2 of the Resident Educator Program.

Measures of Program Outcome and Consumer Information

Measure 5: Graduation rates from preparation programs

ST Success Rates

Measure 6: Ability of completers to meet licensing (certification) and any additional state requirements; Title II

Licensure Examination Data

Measure 7: Ability of completers to be hired in education positions for which they are prepared

Employment Information— employment information on graduates in their first and second year after program completion.

Measure 8: Student loan default rates and other consumer information

College of Wooster Student Loan Default Rates

Consumer Information