January 2015 Article Roundup

Looking to expand your knowledge related to accreditation, higher education, program management, or performance management? Every month, we will share a short list of articles or resources from around the web that may be interesting and valuable to NASPAA-accredited programs.

  • It’s Time to Stop Ignoring Data”, Peter Dewitt, Education Week – Interesting piece on the use of data in K-12 schools and districts. How does this translate to institutions of higher education? Individual degree programs?
  • College Students Think They’re Ready for the Work Force. Employers Aren’t So Sure.”, Casey Fabris, The Chronicle of Higher Education – A look at the AACU’s recent report on workforce readiness, how does graduate school fit into this picture?
  • Going International”, Robin Matross Helms, Higher Education Today – What implications does international student recruitment mean for today’s universities?
  • Obama’s Final Two Years”,  Michael Stratford, Inside Higher Ed – An overview of the higher education policy priorities for the Obama administration as it looks alter the higher ed landscape.