Student Retention Presentation

Monthly Archives: October 2010

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Student Retention Presentation

    Are you planning to attend the 16th Annual Sloan-C Conference in Orlando, FL next week?  You don’t want to miss our presentation on Student Retention!  Don’t miss out on learning about the 2010 Student Readiness Report! ·         Using Learner Readiness to Improve Online Student Retention Track: Student Services and Learner Support November 4, […]

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Student Retention

A recent article published by Campus Technology highlights what Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) is doing to improve retention rates among online learners.  With 30 percent of its students enrolled in at least one online course, keeping track of student progress is crucial to managing this explosion of growth. With consultant recommendations and funding […]

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Data Driven Decisions – It’s Trendy

The title of this webinar caught my eye as “Data Driven Decisions” factors straight into our mission statement.  D3 may be trendy but we hope it is a trend that lasts.  One of our main goals as a company when we changed our name and product names this spring was centered around finding better ways […]

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Student Readiness Report 2010 – Press Release

(PRWEB) October 19, 2010 — Distance learning continues to grow at an incredible rate. As more students begin to learn online, it becomes obvious that distance learning is a better fit for some students than others. Individuals considering distance learning desire to know if studying online will be a good choice for them. Schools which […]

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Student Readiness Report 2010

The 2010 Student Readiness Report has been completed and will soon be released to the public.  Using data from 209,025 students from 271 higher education institutions who have taken SmarterMeasure learning readiness indicator, the report includes data about learning styles, technical competency skills, demographic info, and individual attributes among others.  Understanding specifics about the typical […]

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Partnership with Pearson LearningStudio (formerly eCollege)

A formal Partner agreement is now in place between SmarterServices and Pearson eCollege! Pearson LearningStudio (their flagship product) represents the next generation in learning management systems and provides a comprehensive, flexible and fully supported cloud computing environment for online personalized learning in higher education. Pearson LearningStudio ensures that faculty and administrators have the integrated platform, […]

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Giving Back

This summer we were approached about donating items to a group of soldiers in Iraq organizing a 10K Run in memory of 9/11.  Activities like this help pass the time, keep the soldiers in shape, and provide a welcome distraction from all the devastation going on around them.  SmarterServices was happy to send a box […]

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16th Annual Sloan Consortium International Conference on Online Learning

It’s only 1 month away! November 3-5, 2010 Orlando, Florida Features pre and post-conference workshops, keynote and plenary sessions, as well as over 200 featured sessions, best-in-track, panel and individual sessions as well as onsite and virtual poster sessions.  Register before October 15 for Early Bird registration pricing at http://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=860892 Venue: One of Orlando’s premier […]

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