October 23, 2015

What Every Leader Needs To Know About Student Success Analytics

By Jennifer Rees


Dr. Linda Baer

Dr. Linda Baer is a consultant with Civitas Learning. She has served more than thirty years in numerous executive level positions in higher education. She was the interim vice president for Academic Affairs at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Previously, Dr. Baer served as a Senior Program Consultant in Post-secondary Success with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and as Senior Vice Chancellor of Academic and Student Affairs in the Minnesota State College and University System. She was Senior Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs and Interim President at Bemidji State University. Dr. Baer presents nationally on academic innovations, educational transformation, the development of alliances and partnerships, the campus of the future, shared leadership and building organizational capacity in analytics.

Dr. Don Norris

Dr. Norris is President of Strategic Initiatives, Inc. He is a recognized author and master practitioner in strategy, transformation and change management. He has guided dozens of institutions in strategic planning for analytics, connecting the dots, and developing their organizational capacity to optimize student success.