Learning Contract and Evaluation Activities

The School of Social Work has implemented a program for guiding student activities in field and evaluating student attainment of social work competencies.


Taskstream is a cloud-based assessment tool designed to assist field educators and students in the process of developing an individualized plan for learning that integrates classroom knowledge with field education experiences.

Your Taskstream Account

Information about Taskstream account creation is provided to students and educators via email.

Please contact sw-field@buffalo.edu for assistance.

Learning Contract Activities, Assignments and Remote Projects Menu

Planning Worksheets

Additional Video on Developing a Learning Contract [31:03 mins]

This webinar focuses on: a) constructing a well-written Learning Contract, incorporating student interests, agency needs and practicum requirements; and b) developing behaviorally explicit and site-specific activities that build student competencies.

Video series UBSSW Field Education Office