The Education Department plans to change widely disparaged federal definition of completion rate to include transfers and nontraditional students.
Learning Outcomes Measures
Massachusetts is believed to be the first state system to mandate civic engagement measurement.
In first effort of its kind in the U.S., a discipline works to define what graduates of its programs should be able to do -- from associate degree through the Ph.D.
GPAs of male students drop when teams have more on-field success, study finds; partying the likely cause.
Citing severe state budget woes, community college leaders are pessimistic about the feasibility of the push to graduate more students, survey finds.
Report finds that use of standardized measure of student learning drove curricular innovations at consortium of private colleges -- but produced little (so far) in measurable improvement.