Course Evaluation (IDEA) & Feedback

Course Evaluation (IDEA) & Feedback

Assessing our own courses through student feedback provides a valuable way to view our courses through a student lens. When we learn to effectively utilize student feedback tools, we can proactively approach our course development and planning with the goal of creating meaningful student learning.


IDEA Student Evals: What do I learn about my teaching and course?


How do I add my own questions to IDEA Student Evals?


Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I get the highest student participation rate in completing the IDEA Course Eval?
  • How do I read an IDEA Course Eval?
  • How long are IDEA Course Evals open for me to select my Objects and / or to add Student Eval Questions?
  • How long are IDEA Course Evals open to students?
  • Is it possible to make changes or corrections to the IDEA Course Eval after it is made accessible to students?
  • What can I tell my students about the purpose of the IDEA Course Eval?
  • When will I receive the results of my IDEA Course Evals?
  • What do I do with the results of my IDEA Course Evals?
  • Who, besides me, sees the results of my IDEA Course Evals?
  • Why is it important that my students know their responses are anonymous?