Evaluation Rubric for Curriculum Innovation Research Projects

Project Description

  • Problem statement or purpose for the project
  • Clearly defined learning outcomes to be addressed
  • Description of the methodology and instructional practices to be explored
  • Description of student assessment plan
  • Expectation of how students’ learning will be impacted


  • Itemized budget with clear explanation of expected costs


  • Brief evaluation plan that identifies what evidence will be used to determine success of the project

Dissemination of Results

  • Identify others at MSU who might benefit from this project
  • Provide brief description of how results of the project will be shared on campus and beyond campus