I hope you have had a very Happy Thanksgiving this week. I have. I spent part of last week traveling to San Antonio, TX for the annual meeting of the Southern Region Education Board (SREB) Data Exchange meeting.Following that we traveled to back to Joplin for a few days with family before re... [More]
Dear Reports Coordinators,SCHEV Research would like to inform you that we will be shutting down the Data Collection (DC) and Student Information VCSIN (SIV) systems starting Monday, January 11, 2016 through Sunday, March 13, 2016 to address data requests from the 201... [More]
How much data is enough?
On November 10, I was a panelist for a discussion on using data to achieve gains at the Second Annual Virginia House Education Summit. My intended comments follow, but I did go off script to talk about few issues raised both by Amiee Guidera of the Data Quality Campa... [More]
Research will be adding the “Two-Year College Transfer Grant Program Incentive Award” field to the Financial Aid data file (FADF) effective the 2015-16 collection. Early next week your SCHEV Research liaison will be e-mailing the Reports Coo... [More]
Two stories yesterday on InsideHigherEd about accreditation. The top story, Shaming Accreditors, and focuses on the announcement of a set of executive actions to drive accreditors to focus more on student outcomes. Lower down in the list, the story about a Senate Inquiry Into Accreditation&n... [More]
First, the State Council acted to approve the enrollment projections through 2021-22. We have reduced the displayed reports substantially to the tables used for Council action, a display of the main 2B worksheet, and an overall summary that was used for the Richmond Op6 group during the six-... [More]