Tags Student success

U. Central Florida hires student success VP to boost analytics efforts

by Emily Bamforth • 3 days ago

The University of Central Florida's new VP for student success is tasked with using data analytics to improve retention and graduation rates.

Students favor online, asynchronous courses, according to survey

by Emily Bamforth • 3 weeks ago

Anthology found students want online and asynchronous courses to stick around as universities weigh in-person and digital options.

Ellucian wants users' data on career opportunities, student success

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Edtech giant Ellucian is allowing the Burning Glass Institute research group to use its data for workforce development research.

Kentucky launches online platform to discuss student success

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

Kentucky's higher education council hopes that providing a space for faculty and staff to chat about student success best practices will boost educational attainment.

Virtual coaching pilot got National U. students back on track

by Emily Bamforth • 8 months ago

A recent pilot project spurred hundreds of at-risk students to connect with virtual coaches.

For student success, institutions need better data

by Jake Williams • 10 months ago

Especially after the COVID-19 pandemic, universities will need to think more critically about how they approach data to drive student success, experts say.

Making access to higher education more equitable and productive

by Danielle Rourke • 10 months ago

The pandemic exposed the hidden depth of the digital divide faced by many college students, raising complicated questions for college and university officials.

Ohio modernizes cross-institution virtual tutoring platform

by Emily Bamforth • 10 months ago

OhioLINK, which shares academic resources with higher education institutions and libraries, is now to run on the TutorOcean platform.

CSU system giving iPads to 35,000 students

by Colin Wood • 11 months ago

A partnership with Apple is hoped to improve students' academic performance and support the university's goal of boosting graduation rates.