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Reflecting on Higher Ed's Integrated Approach to Student Success

Many conversations inside professional circles of education grapple with how to measure student...

Telling Your Tutoring Program’s Story Through Assessment: Part 1

Controlling the narrative of your tutoring program is important for a variety of reasons. Quite...

The Benefits of Requiring and Paying for Tutor Training

If you’re in charge of a collegiate tutoring program, you know how difficult it can be to plan for...

Why Letting Students Request Help in Any Course Works

Removing constraints in the student/tutor experience is a failsafe way to expand the reach and...

The Importance of Ease of Use

What is the favorite service you use? What about the easiest to use? Many people may think of...

Online or In-Person? With the Right Technology, it Shouldn’t Make a Difference

COVID-19 ushered in a new reality for higher education. What were once defined pathways such as...

Why Knack Makes Sense For Students

Three years into my college experience, with 30+ courses under my belt, I’m still entirely unsure...

Hang On, Higher Ed

Higher education’s decade-long journey to course correct just took an interesting turn.

Why Video Conferencing is Only One Part of Remote Tutoring

When everything in higher education goes remote, as it has amid COVID-19, the first thought for...

Scaling Support During COVID-19

Seemingly overnight, all of higher education has gone digital. Entire programs and services have...

Powering Peer Support Services with Technology

Most college campuses have at least one peer-led support program. In fact, there are often several...

The Power of Good Tutoring Data

Higher education values assessment. Pre-tests, post-tests, program evaluations, surveys, and...