2017-18 Review of Brown's Student Course Feedback Form

Nearly a decade after an online form was first developed by the College Curriculum Council (CCC), the Dean of the College charged a committee of members of the CCC and other faculty, students, and staff to assess Brown’s online course feedback system, addressing questions around format and content; diversity and inclusion; data collection and assessment; and future evaluation of teaching at Brown. 

Informed by student ratings research, practices used by peer institutions, and feedback from Brown faculty and undergraduate and graduate students, the new questions were piloted in spring 2018 by a small number of courses in a range of disciplines. The new instrument launched in the 2019-20 academic year.  

Read a Summary of the Committee's Recommendations


Read the Full Report