It's Not How Much Student Data You Have, but How You Use It

Student-assessment reports feature tables, charts, and shining examples of data in action. According to this year's National Survey of Student Engagement, released on Thursday, the University of Nevada at Las Vegas had seen low marks for advising, so it opened an academic-success center. South Dakota's public colleges, worried about weak measures of "active and collaborative learning," had made plans for all students to get tablet PC's, and for faculty members to integrate them into