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22 Nov 2017

Using Data to Improve Student Retention

By | November 22nd, 2017|Higher Education|0 Comments

The “data-clock” has already started ticking. Through this series we have discussed that institutions must be: Standardizing their data infrastructure – Data Warehouse Organizing personnel to work cross-functionally – Train staff to leverage their own data Establishing strong effective data governance - Hold staff accountable for the data Sharing data broadly – Broad access and [...]

15 Nov 2017

Institutional Research Requires a Systematic Approach to Data

By | November 15th, 2017|Higher Education|0 Comments

There is an enormous amount of data and information that is on our institution and that is starting to now funnel through the IR office, and it can be incredibly difficult to stay ahead of that. Dr. W. Allen Richman, Senior Director for Research for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, walks us through [...]

1 Nov 2017

Using Technology for Just-in-Time Data

By | November 1st, 2017|Higher Education|0 Comments

Dr. W. Allen Richman, Senior Director for Research for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, focuses on data offices and how they can operate to meet institutional needs. To view the entire webinar, click here! Where to Begin Embrace the chaos of Action Research (think of Blockbuster) Build a data warehouse Establish data governance [...]

25 Oct 2017

Creating Systems for Better Data Analysis

By | October 25th, 2017|Higher Education|0 Comments

Apperson recently hosted a four-part live webinar series with Dr. W. Allen Richman, Senior Director for Research for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The series focuses on using data to improve your institutional effectiveness. Check out the recap of part one below! The “data-clock” has already started ticking. Institutions must be: standardizing their data [...]

30 Aug 2017

Apperson to Host Live Webinar Series with Dr. W. Allen Richman

By | August 30th, 2017|Higher Education|0 Comments

We are very excited to be hosting a free four-part live webinar series with Dr. W. Allen Richman, Senior Director for Research for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education! All registrants will receive a free 6-month trial of Apperson’s cloud-based assessment solution, DataLink Ascend, and a lucky ten attendees will receive a free year-long [...]

29 Mar 2017

Solutions in Ascent: Leveraging Cloud-Based Applications in Education

By | March 29th, 2017|Classroom Management, Higher Education, K12|0 Comments

Education, like most other sectors of the economy, has grappled with a vast array of new tools and technologies that have emerged over the past 10 or 15 years. Amounting to technological adolescence of sorts, the result is often an organic, ad-hoc patchwork of solutions that does not entirely appreciate nor harness the full potential [...]

16 Sep 2015

A Worthy Mission: Serving Higher Education

By | September 16th, 2015|Higher Education|0 Comments

I’ve been the Product Strategist for Apperson’s academic assessment solutions for two years now. In that time, Apperson has gone through an incredible amount of change, much of which has been driven by this 60-year-old family company’s ongoing adaptation to technological change and its impact on the markets we serve. While that kind of change [...]

31 Aug 2015

Apperson Expands Its Higher-Ed Solutions

By | August 31st, 2015|Higher Education|0 Comments

Comprehensive service supports the creation, delivery, scoring, and analysis of online or paper-based exams Charlotte, N.C. – August 13, 2015 - Assessment leader Apperson has expanded its solutions for higher education with Evo Academics for Scan Centers, a new assessment management solution designed specifically for colleges and universities. The solution combines high-speed scanning and best-in-class [...]

2 Jun 2015

Alien Worlds: A Hardware Guy’s Transition to Software

By | June 2nd, 2015|Higher Education, K12|0 Comments

The Journey into Product Management Having spent the first 5 years of my career at Black & Decker (now part of Stanley Black and Decker), I feel confident saying I’ve worked with and for some of the best product management professionals in the world. B&D is where I learned how to sell, where I learned [...]