Student Learning Progress Model
Dr. Gary Rice, UAA Office of Institutional Research
To view a video presentation of the Student Learning Progress Model please visit http://studentlearningmodel.com
Example Cohort - Student Flow over Ten Years
INTRODUCTION: The Student Learning Progress Model is designed to address the limitations of the traditional Student Success Metric. Please read our introductory flyer and other material in the gold box below.
UAA is currently wrapping up a yearlong beta test process with 18 higher education institutions. In the coming months the model will become nationally available for use.
Attention & News
Chronicle of Higher Education article about the model: "U. of Alaska Researcher Presses More Inclusive Approach to Measuring Student Achievement" by Ryan Brown, July 17, 2011.
There will be a chapter about the model in the upcoming Handbook for Institutional Research, published by AIR and Jossey-Bass.
To be announced
Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange (CSRDE) Symposium - Panel Presentation by Erin Holmes (BHSU), Cindy Boling (UCO), Carrie Ahern (DSU), Elizabeth Varga (GTC) & Gary Rice (UAA). November 1, 2011.
National AIR Forum - Panel Presentation by UAA and Springfield College. May 23, 2011.
Annual Convention of AACC - American Association of Community Colleges. April 9-12, 2011
Higher Education's Third Horizon - WASC 2011 Academic Resource Conference (Western Assoc. of Schools & Colleges). Presentation by Elisa Mattison, University of Alaska Anchorage Graduate School. April 6-8, 2011.
League for Innovation in Community Colleges - San Diego, CA. Presentation by Paula Martin, Kenai Peninsula College and Nancy Szofran, Mount Hood Community College. Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2011
AASCU Academic Affairs Winter Meeting (American Association of State Colleges & Universities) Feb. 10-12, 2011. Presentation by UAA Provost Michael Driscoll and Associate Vice Provost Gary Rice.
Advisory Task Force on Higher Education/Career Readiness —November 8, 2010. Sitka, Alaska. Task Force Co-Chaired by Alaska Senate President Gary Stevens. Presentation by Associate Vice Provost Gary Rice.
PNAIRP (Pacific Northwest Association for Institutional Research and Planning) Fall Conference, October 4-5, 2010. Vancouver, British Columbia. Presentation by Mount Hood Community College, Kenai Peninsula College and UAA Associate Vice Provost Gary Rice.
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Who's Using the Model?
18 other institutions are currently testing the model.