Measuring Learning Styles – Is It Enough?

Monthly Archives: November 2011

Measuring Learning Styles – Is It Enough?

A recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Education highlighted what Central Piedmont Community College is doing to help their online students succeed.  Creating a “home grown” assessment that measures student’s learning styles is the way they are “getting the conversation going”.  It is crucial for student success to know what challenges may lie ahead and for administrators to be to […]

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Costly Drop-Outs

A recent article from the Los Angeles Times reports, California has spent $480 million over the past five years on community college drop outs – citing ill-preparedness, too little support, and lack of remedial help as possible triggers to poor attrition.  The article acknowledges the stats of dollars and cents spent across the country on drop outs but […]

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