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View research reports and videos about improving student success, by topic, type and keyword

Measuring What Matters

Measuring What Matters

Community colleges are a vital part of the higher education landscape, serving over 40% of all undergraduate students in the U.S. Read More

Effective Teaching: A Foundational Aspect of Practices that Support Student Learning

Effective Teaching: A Foundational Aspect of Practices that Support Student Learning

As a continuation of the work with Strada Education Network, the American Council on Education is engaged in research to highlight the impact of certain high impact practices and the connections of instructional quality and improved student outcomes to increased institutional effectiveness. Read More

Institutional Commitment to Teaching Excellence

Institutional Commitment to Teaching Excellence

Institutional mission, shifting faculty roles and the needs of post-traditional learners, shapes the goals of the modern teaching and learning center. Read More

Unpacking Relationships: Instruction and Student Outcomes

Unpacking Relationships: Instruction and Student Outcomes

This review of the connection between college instruction and student success concludes that evidence-based practices widely documented as effective in improving student outcomes and instruction are not widely used in practice. Read More

Real World Solutions for Guiding Students

This workshop from the 2017 SXSWedu conference describes innovative resources for career exploration, college planning and selection, and student success. YouTube

Completion With a Purpose: Innovative Models at Arizona State University

This panel from the 2017 SXSWedu conference explores partnerships that help Arizona State University promote the career readiness of its graduates. YouTube