What’s Working: 21st Century Advising for Today’s College Students
|09/22/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
When Whatcom Community College started reaching out to students who were in danger of failing a course, the faculty and administrators were happily surprised by the student response.
“Students were very, very happy to receive the early alert,” recalls Ward Naf, Whatcom College’s IT director. “Quite a few had no idea that they were really in trouble or that their faculty were worried about them.”
Whatcom is one of an increasing number of colleges and universities that have started using a suite of online advising tools called iPASS, which stands for Integrated Planning and Advising for Student Success. Early alert, for read more >>>