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The format of the Toolbox is based on the literature and builds on the findings of the 2006 AAMC GEA Consensus Conference on Educational Scholarship and educator evaluation tools developed by leaders of the Academic Pediatric Association’s Educational Scholars Program.

  • Simpson D, Fincher RM, Hafler JP, Irby DM, Richards BF, Rosenfeld GC, Viggiano TR. Advancing educators and education by defining the components and evidence associated with educational scholarship. Med Educ. 2007;41:1002-1009. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17822412
  • Chandran L, Gusic M, Baldwin C, Turner T, Zenni E, Lane JL, Balmer D, Bar-On M, Rauch DA, Indyk D, Gruppen LD. Evaluating the performance of medical educators: a novel analysis tool to demonstrate the quality and impact of educational activities. Acad Med. 2009; 84(1):58-66. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19116479
  • Baldwin C, Chandran L, Gusic M. Guidelines for evaluating the educational performance of medical school faculty: priming a national conversation. Teach Learn Med. 2011; 23(3):285-97. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21745065
  • Gusic ME, Baldwin CD, Chandran L, Rose S, Simpson D, Strobel HW, Timm C, Fincher RM. Evaluating educators using a novel toolbox: applying rigorous criteria flexibly across institutions. Acad Med. 2014 Jul;89(7):1006-11. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000233. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24662201
  • Gusic M, Chandran L, Balmer D, D’Alessandro D, Baldwin C. Educator portfolio template of the academic pediatric association’s educational scholars program. MedEdPORTAL Publications. 2007;3:626. http://doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.626
  • Chandran L, Gusic M, Baldwin C, et al. APA educator portfolio analysis tool. MedEdPORTAL Publications. 2009;5:1659. http://doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.1659
  • Baldwin C, Chandran L, Gusic M. Educator evaluation guidelines. MedEdPORTAL Publications. 2012;8:9072. http://dx.doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.9072
  • Gusic M, Amiel J, Baldwin C, et al. Using the AAMC toolbox for evaluating educators: you be the judge!. MedEdPORTAL Publications. 2013;9:9313. http://dx.doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.9313
  • Shinkai K, Chen CA, Schwartz BS, Loeser H, Ashe C, Irby DM. Rethinking the Educator Portfolio: An Innovative Criteria-Based Model. Acad. Med. 2018; 93:1024-1028. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29116980
  • Kenny N, Berenson C, Chick N, Johnson C, Keegan D, Read E, Reid L. A developmental framework for teaching expertise in postsecondary education. Poster session presented at: International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference. 2017 Oct 11; Calgary, Alberta. Retrieved from: http://connections.ucalgaryblogs.ca/files/2017/11/CC4_Teaching-Expertise-Framework-Fall-2017.pdf