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The Rise of Co-Curricular Innovation in Student Success Work: The Student Transformative Learning Record

The Rise of Co-Curricular Innovation in Student Success Work: The Student Transformative Learning Record

College is more than a collection of classes. Indeed, at its best, a student’s time in a college or university is about engaging an array of transformative experiences that includes classes. Faculty engagement, mentor guidance, peer connections, events, activities, athletics, research, internships, projects, clubs, and more can be part of a curated and serendipitous mix […]

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Students Need Us to Do the Math

Students Need Us to Do the Math

Each year, millions of students face a major challenge on their pathways through higher education: Doing the Math. Of course, many majors require mastery of advanced algebra, trigonometry, and calculus. Others, however, have a tenuous connection to the numerical symphonies that power engineering, science, and so much more. Indeed, many majors—e.g., criminal justice, sociology, liberal […]

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Dr. Bill Holda on Accreditation and the Evolution of Institutional Data Cultures: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

Dr. Bill Holda on Accreditation and the Evolution of Institutional Data Cultures: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

The Civitas Learning National Advisory Board is comprised of researchers, association leaders, and executives whose expertise has influenced higher education policy and practice across the United States and around the world, and has guided our work from day one. We continue this NAB Conversation Series — an opportunity to learn from these luminaries as we […]

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Competency-Based Learning, Personalization, and the Rise of the ‘Multiverse’ in Education

Competency-Based Learning, Personalization, and the Rise of the ‘Multiverse’ in Education

Working at the intersection of institutions, innovators, and issue champions is a blessing. Of course you must be willing to ideate, engage, and explore–not to mention, bring a good amount of tenacity and grit to face tough issues, take a few stands, and learn hard lessons. However, you also have the pleasure of working with […]

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Dr. George Siemens on How We Learn in Open, Connected Digital Environments: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

Dr. George Siemens on How We Learn in Open, Connected Digital Environments: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

The Civitas Learning National Advisory Board is comprised of researchers, association leaders, and executives whose expertise has influenced higher education policy and practice across the United States and around the world, and has guided our work from day one. We continue this NAB Conversation Series — an opportunity to learn from these luminaries as we […]

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Dr. Sally Johnstone on Shifting Student Demographics and Redefining Measures of Success: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

Dr. Sally Johnstone on Shifting Student Demographics and Redefining Measures of Success: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

The Civitas Learning National Advisory Board is comprised of researchers, association leaders, and executives whose expertise has influenced higher education policy and practice across the United States and around the world, and has guided our work from day one. We continue this NAB Conversation Series — an opportunity to learn from these luminaries as we […]

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Dr. Linda Baer on Leadership and Building Organizational Capacity for Analytics: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

Dr. Linda Baer on Leadership and Building Organizational Capacity for Analytics: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

The Civitas Learning National Advisory Board is comprised of researchers, association leaders, and executives whose expertise has influenced higher education policy and practice across the United States and around the world, and has guided our work from day one. We are thrilled to bring you more of the NAB Conversation Series — an opportunity to […]

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Dr. Davis Jenkins on Guiding and Engaging Students from Day One: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

Dr. Davis Jenkins on Guiding and Engaging Students from Day One: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

The Civitas Learning National Advisory Board is comprised of researchers, association leaders, and executives whose expertise has influenced higher education policy and institutional practice across the United States and around the world, and has guided our work from day one. With the NAB Conversation Series, we are thrilled to give our community an opportunity to […]

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Journeys of Transformation: Dr. Marcia Ballinger on Moving Toward a ‘Student-Ready’ College

Journeys of Transformation: Dr. Marcia Ballinger on Moving Toward a ‘Student-Ready’ College

Over the last ten years, Lorain County Community College (LCCC) leaders—administrative, faculty, staff and student—have rolled up their sleeves and worked hard on a series of large-scale strategic initiatives. From Achieving the Dream to Completion by Design to Guided Pathways, LCCC has worked to leverage big projects to drive big change in student outcomes. With […]

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Dr. Vince Tinto on Program Sustainability and Motivating Students to Persist: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

Dr. Vince Tinto on Program Sustainability and Motivating Students to Persist: National Advisory Board Conversation Series

The Civitas Learning National Advisory Board is comprised of researchers, association leaders, and executives whose expertise has influenced higher education policy and institutional practice across the United States and around the world, and has guided our work from day one. With the NAB Conversation Series, we are thrilled to give our community an opportunity to […]

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