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Serendipity Leads to IEBC Book

A serendipitous search for a better way to support her Hinds Community College (Raymond, Mississippi) colleagues in her role as Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness led Dr. Carley Dear to a new tool providing [...]

By | February 22nd, 2019|Categories: College & Career Readiness|Comments Off on Serendipity Leads to IEBC Book

Ascendium Awards $1 Million Grant

San Diego, Calif. Ascendium Education Group, one of the nation’s leading higher education philanthropies, has awarded a one million dollar grant to the Institute for     Evidence-Based  Change   (IEBC) for the Caring Campus Initiative. The objective [...]

By | February 21st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ascendium Awards $1 Million Grant

When transcript typos stand in the way of college

A commentary in EdSource by IEBC Senior Director of IT and Analytics John Watson sheds light on an interrupted pathway. Minding the small and ordinary can make an extraordinary difference for students. California’s public university [...]

By | June 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on When transcript typos stand in the way of college

Finding it hard to go ‘All In’?

Read "The Problems and Promise of Bringing Educational Interventions to Scale” by Brad Phillips in Medium. Going all-in sounds exciting in poker but not for most educational institutions. Few are willing to bet big on going [...]

By | June 9th, 2018|Categories: College & Career Readiness|Comments Off on Finding it hard to go ‘All In’?