14 mai 2016

What Are the Best Ways to Determine Which College to Attend?

The EvoLLLutionBy Karen Gross - EvoLLLution. Though common ratings systems attempt to give students a feel for how they might do at a given institution, no metric will ever be able to replace real interaction and understanding of a college or university. More...

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Student Centricity and Two-Year Colleges: Focus on Students Demands Better Recognition

The EvoLLLutionBy Regina Smick-Attisano - EvoLLLution. Two-year colleges are already laser-focused on student preparedness, experience and success but this work is not adequately captured or represented by major ranking organizations. More...

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Putting the Student Experience First: Student-Centricity and Excellence

The EvoLLLutionBy Janice Deakin - EvoLLLution. By prioritizing the student experience and understanding and responding to the demands of today’s learners, institutions can craft a truly student-centric experience that helps them to stand out. More...

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Registrarial Services for Student Success

The EvoLLLutionBy Sherry Yuan Hunter - EvoLLLution. The registrar’s office is central to the operations of many universities and typically serves as a front line to respond to the needs of learners, which means empathy and high-touch support must be prioritized. More...

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Five Ways to Drive Success for Adult Learners

The EvoLLLutionBy John Murphy - EvoLLLution. As the global economy increasingly shapes the domestic economy’s employment trends, lifelong learning has become critical for both employee and employer success. More...

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The Importance of High Touch Intrusive Academic Success Coaching: Making it Work

The EvoLLLutionBy Dezi Waterhouse - EvoLLLution. High-touch, intrusive advising strategies have been proven to be effective for at-risk student populations and could significantly improve persistence and completion across the board if supported adequately. More...

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College Rankings: Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Go Back In The Water

The EvoLLLutionBy Ryan Craig - EvoLLLution. It has become fashionable in recent years to slam the college rankings racket. The U.S. News and 14 other rankings currently active in the U.S. have historically ranked higher education institutions based almost entirely on easy-to-measure inputs like student selectivity, faculty resources, spending per student and library holdings. More...

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True Student-Centricity Requires Contextual Information

The EvoLLLutionBy Robert Kelchen - EvoLLLution. In order for institutional rankings to truly provide students the information they need to make informed decisions, they must be more student-driven and provide more program-level insights. More...

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How Effective Is Chivas Regal Pricing In Higher Education?

The EvoLLLutionBy Noah Askin - EvoLLLution. Chivas Regal was a middling scotch whiskey brand struggling to make sales, so they doubled their price and, according to legend, doubled their sales. It’s a story that has made its rounds in the corporate world and it’s starting to get traction in the higher education space as well. More...

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Reflections on the Future of Small, Private, Rural Liberal Arts Colleges (Part 1)

The EvoLLLutionBy Alice Brown - EvoLLLution. An unwillingness to adapt to shifting market conditions and a strict belief in the long-term viability of the traditional model of higher education could be the downfall of many small, private institutions. More...

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