Debbie Rickey

Debbie Rickey is currently serving as a Quality Assurance consultant for AAQEP since fall 2020 and has been involved with AAQEP and accreditation in various ways. Prior to fall 2020, Dr. Rickey served as the associate dean in the College of Education at Grand Canyon University and led her college to be one of the first accredited by AAQEP in spring, 2019. She also served as Director of Graduate Programs in Education at Earlham College and prior to that, spent almost 18 years in K-12 education serving a number of roles from classroom teacher to high school principal. Her educational pursuits have included continuous improvement, action research, strategic planning, and leadership development and has co-authored a number of articles with Dr. Randall Wisehart and a book with Dr. Richard Sagor, The Relentless Pursuit of Excellence.

Books by Debbie Rickey:

Using Data for Continuous Improvement in Educator Preparation provides case studies that illuminate and contextualize the ways in which educator preparation programs determine the data they need to improve, collect data, analyze data, share data with stakeholders, and close the loop by making focused improvements based on the data.

Educator preparation programs operate in a wide range of contexts that have different requirements (e.g., state-mandated measures), different affordances, and different needs. This text focuses on not only the stories of how data is collected, analyzed, and used for improvement, but also on how stakeholders are impacted by the continuous improvement process.

In the editors’ work with accreditation and educator preparation program evaluation, they noticed a variety of approaches to collecting, analyzing, and using data for program improvement. Often this intense work with data goes unnoticed and unappreciated because it is done in the service of accreditation that, once completed, does not reach an audience outside of the institution and the accreditation agency. Using Data for Continuous Improvement in Educator Preparation solves this problem by shedding light on this important work. This volume inaugurates the AAQEP Program Evaluation in Education Series.

Perfect for courses such as: Methods of Program Evaluation; Teacher Education; Improvement Science

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