- Study: Materials encouraging college-going seem to make a difference
- Study: Scholars are present on professional networks, but engage on Twitter
- Study: Older faculty members feel financially ready for retirement, but don't have detailed plans
- Study: Teenagers want to go to college, but are 'particularly averse' to student debt
- Study: 1-hour program can close achievement gap for first generation college students
A survey of senior academic affairs officers in higher education has found that 84 percent of their institutions have common learning goals for students, up from 74 percent four years ago. This suggests that measuring student learning is now "the norm," says a report on the results from the National Institute for Learning Outcome Assessment. The study also found that the "prime driver" for assessment efforts is unchanged from the last survey: pressure from regional and specialized accreditation agencies.
Search for Jobs
Popular Job Categories