This week saw the #RealCollege conference sponsored by the Wisconsin HOPE Lab. Held in Milwaukee it was a focus on food and housing insecurity for college students. Wick Sloane wrote about his experience and concerns in this essay at InsideHigherEd. As I've written before, I think this is an... [More]
I have been traveling this week. VerTex 2016 in Austin, Texas was at the beginning of the week. There are a number of people doing very good work in a variety of states about postsecondary education and the workforce. Many of the usual suspects were in attendance, including Tony Carnevale an... [More]
Dear Report Coordinators,
SCHEV Research implemented some reporting changes to the upcoming 2016-17 Tuition and Fee survey (T1/T2). Please read below about the specific changes. If you are not the person who fills out this survey, forward this e-mail to the person at your... [More]
On Monday of this week, InsideHigherEd published this piece, Gaming the Formula, which was followed Wednesday in the Chronicle with an interview with Robert Kelchen, one of the author's of cited study. Essentially, Kelchen and Stedrak, both of Seton Hall University, determined that there is... [More]
There were lots of articles worth reading this past week of the type that can really influence our thinking. First, this three-part series in the Atlantic about college admissions is fascinating look at the evolution of the process.
Where Admissions Went Wrong
College Admissions Narcis... [More]
Cross-posted from vlds.virginia.gov.
The 2016 session of the Virginia General Assembly, is all but a memory, save for the upcoming reconvened session when the legislature takes action on the Governor’s vetoes. The session was an exciting one for VLDS partners as the Governor had bills... [More]