The original Multiple Measures Assessment Project (MMAP) was a collaborative effort led by the RP Group and Educational Results Partnerships’ Cal-PASS Plus system to develop, pilot, and assess implementation of a statewide placement tool using multiple measures. The project was originally funded through the California Community College’s Common Assessment Initiative (CAI). The project has now shifted to support the AB 705 implementation and is funded through the California Community College’s Chancellor’s Office.
The Multiple Measures Assessment Project engaged with over 90 pilot colleges statewide to implement multiple measures assessment using high school performance to maximize student performance in college courses. With the shift towards AB 705 compliance, the MMAP Research team is working the Community College Chancellor’s Office to provide support, research, and recommendations on maximizing students’ likelihood of completing a transfer level math or English course in one year, or an ESL course in three years.
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Mallory Newell, RP Group, for information on the MMAP.
Visit the Chancellor's Office Assessment and Placement website for more information about similar work being done in this area.
Mallory Newell, The RP Group (Ed.D., De Anza College)
The RP Group
Peter Bahr, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Rachel B. Baker, Ph.D., University of Irvine
Loris Fagioli, Ph.D., Irvine Valley College (former team member)
Craig Hayward, Ph.D., Bakersfield College
Terra Morris, M.A., Formerly Cabrillo College
Alyssa Nguyen, M.S., The RP Group (former team member)
Nathan Pellegrin, The RP Group (former team member)
Terrence Willett, M.S., Cabrillo College
California Community College’s Chancellor’s Office and the Los Rios Community College District
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office, Educational Results Partnership, California Academic Senate, and the AB 705 Implementation Committee and ESL Subcommittee
Find resources for getting started on your campus; decision rules and analysis code; guides for implementing multiple measures, non-cognitive variables, and self-reported data; creating a research plan; and data submission.
Review white papers, technical reports, updates, and frequently asked questions (FAQs) produced by the MMAP team.
Presentations and Webinars
Presentations and Webinars
View presentations and webinars on a range of topics related to implementing and assessing the impact of multiple measures assessment.
Note: While these resources are generally for pilot colleges participating in the Multiple Measures Assessment Project, they are available to any California Community College stakeholder interested in learning more about how to adopt this approach.
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