Webinar Recap: What Student Engagement Tells Us About Our Undergraduates

Webinar Recap: What Student Engagement Tells Us About Our Undergraduates

Kyle Fassett – Alex McCormick, Senior Associate Director of the Center for Postsecondary Research and Director of the National Survey of Student Engagement, recently held a webinar hosted by Ad Astra’s Astra Academy providing an overview of student engagement and the NSSE project. He revealed practices related to desired educational outcomes and how engagement and study time related to retention and graduation. The National Survey […]

Indirect Assessments Have a Unique Value to Higher Education

Indirect Assessments Have a Unique Value to Higher Education

Allison BrckaLorenz — Indirect methods of assessment, such as NSSE, provide information about students’ perceptions of their performance and their academic environment, as well as how they feel their institution contributes to their learning. An indirect assessment can show how much students feel their experience at the institution has contributed to their growth in areas like critical thinking skills, and may also help to explain […]

NSSE – You Betcha We’re in Canada, Too!

NSSE – You Betcha We’re in Canada, Too!

Angie Miller — Since 2004, Canadian institutions of higher education have participated in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE).  While the number of institutions and students that participate in the survey varies from year to year, Canadians have been a strong presence in the NSSE milieu. To illustrate the Canadian contribution to NSSE, the graphic above shows the number of Canadian institutions and students […]

2018 AERA Conference Presentations

2018 AERA Conference Presentations

If you will be in the Big Apple for the AERA annual meeting April 13 – 17,  be sure to add sessions from NSSE researchers to your conference agenda! Find sessions below or explore the full list of presentations here. #AERA18 #NSSE Friday, April 13 Stupnisky, R.H., BrckaLorenz, A., Yuhas, B., & Guay, F. 12 – 1:30 p.m. Sheraton New York Times Square, 3rd flooor, […]