Assessment Software

The College of Education and Social Work (CESW) uses Tk20 by Watermark as a comprehensive online data management system for assessments of student learning outcomes and field placements. Tk20 by Watermark establishes electronic documentation for continuous improvement of our programs and accreditation. Students will use this system to complete key unit and program course assignments, field applications, field experience binders, surveys, and portfolios.

All students who are enrolled in educator preparation programs accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) are required to have a Tk20 by Watermark account.  This includes initial-licensure programs, the M.Ed. Literacy and Reading Specialist Certification, and the Certificate in Autism.  Effective August 1, 2018, students who do not have an active account, are required to purchase one. Tk20 by Watermark accounts can be purchased for $115 ($112 plus a $3 processing fee) via credit card, money order, or cashier’s check from the Tk20 login page and are accessible for seven (7) years after the date of purchase.

Once your account has been activated, you will receive an email confirmation from Note: It can take up to 2 – 3 business days to activate your Tk20 by Watermark account. If do you do not receive an email confirmation, check your spam/junk email folders. Once your account is activated, you can log into Tk20 by Watermark with your WCU log in credentials or via a link in your D2L course. Please refer to instructions for how to purchase a student account .

Recommended internet browser: We recommend using one of the latest versions of Google Chrome or Safari browsers while working in the Tk20 environment. Do not use Internet Explorer.

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On Campus Support
Assessment Data Support Specialist, Dana Baglivo

Address: Recitation Hall, Room 209
Phone: 610-436-2085 



Tk20 Training Guides and Video Tutorials

Additional information can be found at Tk20 by Watermark Helpdesk. After hour support is available from Tk20 by Watermark via email ( 24 hours a day, Monday through Friday, as well as on Saturday and Sunday from 12:30pm - 10pm. You can also call Tk20 by Watermark at 800-311-5656, Mon. - Thurs. 8am - 8pm, Fri. 8am - 7pm.

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